Green Fees

McDonough, Molly
January 2007
ABA Journal;Jan2007, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p20
The article focuses on the factors that influenced law firms to create climate change and global warming practice groups. Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman launched its climate change and sustainability practice the day after California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed the new greenhouse gas bill. Major environmental regulations are expected to be adopted after the 2009 presidential elections. It cites the business opportunities posed by climate change and sustainability issues to law firms.


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