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Sustainability & Emerging Technology

  • Sustainability
  • Green Buildings Design
  • LEED Certification
  • Global Warming
  • Renewable Energy Technology
  • Alternative Energy Options
  • Climate Change

These terms are often used in association with a major movement here in the United States and abroad called the "Green Initiative.” This initiative addresses environmental stewardship and social responsibility, and is a rapidly evolving issue, with far-reaching effects that governments and industries are now beginning to seriously address. But it will receive ever-increasing scrutiny in the days ahead.

At Stites & Harbison, we understand the long-term financial impact these issues will have on companies and municipalities for years to come. The Sustainability & Emerging Technologies Group is designed to help our clients interpret what is taking place in this rapidly changing area and identify the opportunities and impact the Green Initiative will have on their businesses.

Our Green Law Approach

Any far-reaching issue requires a multidisciplinary approach. To this end, the Sustainability & Emerging Technologies Group has attorneys from our offices in Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and Indiana whose experience and knowledge make them qualified to take part in this ever-evolving field of law. These individuals bring their vast knowledge and experience on "Green" issues to the table to the benefit of our clients.

Whether you desire interpretation of new rules or you are seeking out new opportunities, the Stites & Harbison Sustainability & Emerging Technologies Group can help you in the following areas:

  • Business and Corporate Services
  • Energy and Power
  • Environmental Concerns
  • Project Financing Options
  • Real Estate
  • Public Policy Tracking
  • Construction Law
  • Manufacturing
  • Government Incentives
  • LEED Certification
  • Regulatory Issues
  • Litigation Issues

Our group includes attorneys with an understanding of green building practices and principles and the LEED Green Building Rating System standards to design and building projects.

The Stites & Harbison Sustainability & Emerging Technologies Group is ready to assist you by bringing our experience and knowledge to bear on issues you face in the ever changing landscape of green law and sustainability.

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Press Releases

Greg Parsons to be Inducted as Fellow of American College of Construction Lawyers

LEXINGTON, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Greg Parsons will be inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers (ACCL) on February 26, 2022, at the Annual Meeting in Laguna Beach, Calif. ACCL, one of the nation’s leading legal associations, only designates the top 1% of the construction bar in the U.S. with this honor.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 21, 2021
Articles

How Dynamic Project Management Can Help Law Firms

Article written by Alexandria attorney Stephen Weyer for Law360 taking a look at dynamic project management.

by Stephen J. Weyer November 22, 2021
Press Releases

Women We Admire Names Jennifer Cave to Top 100 Women Leaders in Law of 2021

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Women We Admire recently named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Jennifer Cave to The Top 100 Women Leaders in Law of 2021. This year’s honorees were chosen for their commitment to the field of law and for setting a benchmark of excellence.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC November 10, 2021
Events

Real Estate Roundtable

Date: 10/20/21
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Baker Donelson, 1600 West End Avenue, Suite 2000, Nashville, TN 37203

Nashville office attorney David Wicker will be the moderator for this Nashville Bar Association seminar on October 20, 2021.

J. David Wicker September 16, 2021