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Mr. Womack has been practicing law for nearly thirty years. Although the focus of his practice is in environmental law, he has experience in a variety of civil litigation matters, including antitrust, construction negligence, construction claims, commercial disputes and tort liability.


Mr. Womack has practiced environmental law for nearly twenty years. In that time he has been active in the Environmental Law Section of the Tennessee Bar Association (serving as Chairman of the Section in 2006-2007 and a member of the Section’s Executive Council for over seven years) and the Real Estate and Environmental Law Section of the Memphis Bar Association. He has made numerous presentations on a variety of environmental law issues, including environmental laws and regulations affecting real estate development, environmental audits and assessments and solid and hazardous waste regulations.


Mr. Womack has counseled businesses and other entities on federal, state, and local environmental laws, rules and regulations in such areas as release reporting, storm water permitting requirements, waste management, air emissions, underground storage tanks and real estate transactions. He has represented a number of businesses and other entities in environmental cost recovery actions and environmental enforcement actions. He has also represented a number of persons, businesses and other entities involved in the redevelopment of properties impacted by the presence or potential presence of hazardous substances or other pollutants. In addition, he has counseled persons, businesses and other entities in the environmental due diligence process in support of real estate transactions.

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  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Environmental: 50%

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Glankler Brown, PLLC

6000 Poplar Avenue, Suite 400
Memphis, TN, 38119

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive198106/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Leaders in their FieldsChambers USAN/A
Environmental Law RecognitionBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Level 1 CertifiedTennessee Erosion Prevention and Sediment ControlN/A
Memphis Lawyer of the Year Environmental LawBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar Association, Environment, Energy and Resources SectionMemberN/A
Tennessee State Bar Association, House of DelegatesMemberN/A
Tennessee State Bar Association, Environmental Law SectionMemberN/A
Memphis Bar Association, Environmental Law SectionMemberN/A
Tennessee State Bar Association, Environmental Law SectionExecutive CouncilN/A
Tennessee State Bar Association, Environmental Law SectionChairperson2006 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Brownfield Redevelopment AgreementsN/A
Spill or Release Reporting RequirementsN/A
Environmental ViolationsN/A
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Tennessee Bar Association Environmental Law Section NewsletterState of Mississippi's Lawsuit Against Memphis2008
Tennessee Bar Association Environmental Law Section NewsletterSWANCC Revisited- A Note on Two Recent Court Decisions2003
Tennessee Bar Association Environmental Law Section NewsletterWater Resources Information Act2002
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawN/AJD/MBA - Juris Doctorate and MBA1980
University of MemphisN/AMBA1980
Middle Tennessee State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Real Property Law InstituteEnvironmental Issues in Real Estate Transactions2009
Risk Management AssociationManaging Environmental Issues that Can Negatively Impact a Transaction2008
Memphis Bar AssociationEnvironmental Due Diligence Considerations and Pitfalls to Avoid2007
Environmental Law ForumLet's Make a Deal2007
National Business Institute Land Use Law UpdateEnvironmental Issues in Property Development/ Ethical Considerations2004
Institute for Practicing LawyersEnvironmental Aspects of Real Estate Transactions2003
Land Use Law in TennesseeComplying with Environmental and Special Use Regulations2002
National Business Institute, Tennessee Land UseEnvironmental Concerns for Developers2001