Robert L. Brubaker '72 Recognized by Chambers USA as An Ohio “Senior Statesman” in Natural Resources and the Environment
Mr. Brubaker has practiced in the field of environmental law since 1972. He represents manufacturers, utilities, small businesses, trade associations, and public-sector clients with regard to the Clean Air Act and other environmental matters. His practice includes permitting, administrative rulemaking, adjudications and appeals, and appellate and trial court environmental litigation. He drafted major provisions of the 1993 and 2006 amendments to the Ohio Air Pollution Control Act. He has briefed and argued numerous Clean Air Act cases in the D.C. and Sixth Circuits and has defended dozens of Clean Air Act enforcement actions and citizen suits. He is chair of the Environmental Law Committee of the American Bar Association Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law Section. He is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, has been listed for more than 10 years in The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of environmental law, and is recognized by the publishers of Law & Politics and Cincinnati Magazine as an Ohio Super Lawyer® in the environmental practice area. Mr. Brubaker is also a Fellow of the American College of Environmental Lawyers.
Chambers USA rankings are based on lawyer and client interviews, among other things, and assess criteria such as technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness and astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities that clients consider relevant.