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Shawna Marie Bligh

Shawna Marie Bligh

Practice areas:

Environmental and Natural Resources, Litigation, Contracts & Agreements, Business, Appeals, DUI & DWI

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Litigation: 35%
    11 years
  2. Environmental and Natural Resources: 35%
    11 years
  3. Business: 10%
    11 years
  4. Contracts & Agreements: 10%
    11 years
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



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Contact Info

BW Law Group, LLC

6320 Brookside Plaza, Ste. 182
Kansas City, MO, 64113



MOGood Standing, Active200401/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
TransWorld Airlines ScholarshipTransworld Airlines2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateThe Session Law Firm2005 - Present
Contract AttorneyLathrop & Gage2005 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Book Publications Board of the ABA, Section of Environment, Energy & ResourcesEditorial Board Member2010 - Present
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Environmental Law CommitteeVice-Chair2010 - Present
Natural Resources & EnvironmentEditorial Staff Member2007 - Present
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy & Resources, Environmental Transactions & Brownfields CommitteeVice Chair2006 - Present
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy & Resources, Agricultural Management CommitteeVice-Chair2006 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Missouri Municipal ReviewFunding Remediation and Redevelopment of Formerly Used Defense Sites2010
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources, Agricultural Management Committee NewsletterFinal Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule and Manure Management Systems2010
Natural Resources & EnvironmentFederal Government as Angel Investor for Environment & Energy Projects?2009
Natural Resources & EnvironmentPharmaceuticals in Surface Waters: Use of NEPA2009
Pesticide and Toxic Chemical NewsCalifornia Supreme Court Adopts 'Sophisticated User' Defense2008
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources, Agricultural Management Committee NewsletterUpdate on the ANSI SCS-001 Sustainable Agriculture Standard-Setting Process2008
Pesticide and Toxic Chemical NewsJudge Dismisses Perchlorate Suit Following Plaintiffs' Request2008
Food Chemical NewsSchool Lunch Suppliers to Face New Animal Welfare Requirements2008
Pesticide and Toxic Chemical NewsCourt Rules New Air Toxic Regulations Not Required for Synthetic Organic Chemicals2008
Pesticide and Toxic Chemical NewsCourt's Ruling Leaves in Place EPA's Phase-Out Schedule for AZM2008
Pesticide and Toxic Chemical News6th Circuit Hears Oral Arguments against EPA Aquatic Pesticide Rule2008
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources, Environmental Transactions and Brownfields Committee NewsletterReauthorization and Expansion of the Brownfields Tax Incentive: Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 20062007
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources, Environmental Enforcement and Crimes Committee NewsletterDefining Major Modification and Emission Limits Under the CAA2007
American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, Environmental Impact Assessment Committee NewsletterLittle NEPAs: The Wisconsin Environmental Policy Act2007
Natural Resources & EnvironmentDid NEPA Sink New Orleans?2006


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vermont Law SchoolEnvironmental LawLL.M - Master of Laws2005
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
How to Help New, Existing and Expanding Businesses Avoid Environmental LiabilityAir Emissions Permitting and Reporting Requirements Under Environmental Laws2010
Association of Defense Communities 2010 Winter ForumHot Environmental Issues for Defense Communities2010
Agricultural Law SymposiumHot Environmental Issues in Agriculture2010
2010 Annual Agricultural Law SymposiumAir Emissions and Livestock Productions2010
EPA Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule: A Workshop & SymposiumEPA Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule (MRR)2009
Association of Defense Communities 2009 Annual ConferenceTurning Lemons Into Lemonade: How to Remediate and Redevelop Underfunded Contaminated Sites, Including Formerly Used Defense Sites and Other Contaminated Military and Federal Facilities2009
American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy & Resources Fall MeetingFUDS - Uncharted Territory in Brownfields Remediation and Redevelopment2009