Michael Vitris maintains a diverse environmental litigation and regulatory practice across a variety of environmental media. Prior to joining Beveridge & Diamond, he represented the Executive Director in enforcement litigation and provided legal counsel to program areas as an attorney at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).
Supporting the favorable resolution of contested waste and air permitting matters, including propounding and responding to discovery requests, briefing dispositive motions, deposing a protestant party, and drafting key settlement documents.
Assisting with the defense of Clean Water Act criminal charges arising from alleged wastewater pretreatment violations.
Representing seller at mediation against buyer’s breach of contract claims related to facility’s compliance with Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure regulations.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Michael F. Vitris