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Take Action for the Environment! Facing Global Sustainability Challenges, Can Law Firms Lead the Way?

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In the Summer 2009 edition of The American Trial Lawyer, ICF International’s Micah Brill advocates that law firms become leaders in the movement toward environmental sustainability among professional services firms. Not only can the law firms themselves become more sustainable enterprises, but lawyers can introduce sustainability to their clients, creating a ripple effect of companies working together to lessen their environmental impact.

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  • AssociateICF International

    Micah Brill, a LEED-accredited professional, has a diverse background in construction, marketing, and engineering. He works with a variety of industries on developing and implementing sustainability programs. He focuses on lowering the costs associated with sustainability through practical greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation programs and environmental management strategies. He has developed carbon footprints for both products and properties and has analyzed the resources used across a company's portfolio of properties to determine possible conservation techniques and dollar savings.

    Mr. Brill holds an M.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University's Green Design Institute and a B.S. from Washington University in St. Louis.

Insight Details

Published: Aug 19, 2009
Source: The American Trial Lawyer

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