Attorney Profile:

William L. Patberg

William L. Patberg: Attorney with Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Biography

William L. Patberg has over thirty years of experience in both the administrative and judicial aspects of the environmental law representing clients of all sizes in a wide variety of industries. His principal areas of practice are air and water pollution control matters. In connection with this practice, Bill has been admitted to and has appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Third, Sixth, Seventh and D.C. Circuits, the United States District Courts for the Northern District of Ohio and the Northern District of Indiana, the Ohio Courts of Common Pleas, Courts of Appeals, and Supreme Court, the Ohio Environmental Review Appeals Commission, and, pro hac vice, the Appellate Court of Illinois, 1st Judicial District and the Indiana Office of Environmental Adjudications. He has regularly appeared before and has been involved in negotiations with the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois and Pennsylvania and Florida environmental agencies in connection with a wide variety of different rulemakings, permits, enforcement and other administrative proceedings. He has extensive experience assisting companies in identifying and anticipating their compliance obligations, in developing and obtaining agency approval of cost-effective means of achieving their business goals in a manner consistent with environmental requirements, and in defending companies against claims of noncompliance brought by federal and state agencies and environmental groups. Bill is a frequent speaker at federal, state and local symposia and seminars on a wide variety of air and water pollution control issues.

Bill is currently primarily focused on representation of refining industry clients and assisting those clients in complicated New Source Review and permitting matters, as well as U.S. EPA's continued efforts at New Source Review enforcement matters in the refining industry.

Honors

•AV Peer Review Rated Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
•America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers & Partners, Natural Resources & Environment practice
•Best Lawyers in America, 2005 - 2017
•Best Lawyers, Toledo Environmental Law Law Lawyer of the Year, 2017

News Releases

08.16.2016 Shumaker Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers In America 2017

06.06.2016 Shumaker Attorneys Recognized as Leading Lawyers in Chambers USA

08.19.2015 Shumaker Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers In America 2016

05.27.2015 Chambers USA Recognizes Shumaker Attorneys and Practices

08.21.2014 83 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015

05.29.2014 Shumaker Attorneys Recognized as Leading Lawyers in Chambers USA

08.15.2013 83 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2014

05.29.2013 Shumaker Recognized in Chambers USA

08.28.2012 81 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2013

06.15.2012 Shumaker Recognized in Chambers USA

04.02.2012 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named To Corporate Counsel's 2012 Top Rated Lawyers Guide to Energy/Environmental/Natural Resources Law

09.07.2011 70 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers In America 2012

06.13.2011 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named “Leaders in their Field” by Chambers USA

08.12.2010 70 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011

05.06.2010 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named “Leaders in their Field” by Chambers USA

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Environmental
  • Public Law and Public Finance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
419.321.1347  Phone
419.241.6894  Fax
www.slk-law.com
University Attended:
Lafayette College, B.A., English, 1969
Law School Attended:
University of Minnesota, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, President University of Minnesota Law Review, 1978
Admission:
1978, Ohio; United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals Third Circuit; United States Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit; United States Court of Appeals Seventh Circuit; United States Court of Appeals D.C. Circuits; United States District Court Northern District of Ohio
Memberships:

Professionaland Community Affiliations

•Toledo Bar Association
•Ohio State Bar Association
•American Bar Association
•Ohio State Bar Association Environmental Law Committee
•American Bar Association Natural Resources and Administrative Law Sections

Birth Information:
Elizabeth, New Jersey, June 26, 1947
ISLN:
904565285

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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Client Reviews

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