Daniel L. Muchow - Quarles & Brady LLP

Daniel L. Muchow

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2003
Phone: 602-230-5508

Daniel Muchow practices in the area of business and general corporate matters and in the area of environmental and natural resources. His experience includes: 

  • Representing airline jet fuel consortiums at various major airports in the United States. 

  • Negotiate and document lease agreements, easements and other documentation to provide use rights for fuel tank farms, hydrant systems and related facilities, both at on- and off-airport locations. 

  • Represent fuel hedging organization in connection with fuel hedging consortium consisting of group of international air carriers. 

  • Airline representation in connection with negotiations with domestic airport authorities for the construction of fuel delivery and storage facilities. 

  • Negotiate and document water rights acquisitions, sales and leases. 

  • Advice on assured water supply issues, project and golf course water acquisition and usage and water use and acquisition for real estate development projects. 

  • Counsel and advice on water injection and reuse projects, including permitting. 

  • Comments on proposed water regulations and policies, including conservation requirements and groundwater management plans. 

  • Advise clients on effluent use and reuse issues; negotiated major effluent storage and reuse consent decree with state environmental agency. 

  • Environmental due diligence issues in connection with mergers, acquisitions and divestitures involving industrial and commercial facilities. 

  • Counsel business and industrial clients on solid waste, hazardous waste, air and water quality, emergency planning and other environmental compliance issues. 

  • Environmental assessments and environmental impact statements for industrial and commercial entities. 

  • Obtained first major industrial groundwater quality protection permit after enactment of the Arizona Environmental Quality Act of 1986. 

  • Environmental compliance and assessment work on Superfund and groundwater quality issues. 

  • Defense of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency compliance requests and notices of violations under the Federal Clean Water Act and Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act. 

  • Representation in connection with asbestos abatement projects, underground storage tank removals and remediation projects, and removal and transportation of PCB equipment. 

  • State and Federal environmental permitting, including NPDES permits, air quality installation permits and groundwater quality and aquifer protection permits. 

  • Real property environmental assessments. 

  • Environmental and safety issues associated with the siting of new industrial facilities.

Additional Information

Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 1981
United States Military Academy at West Point BS Washburn University School of LawJ.D.

Office Location

One Renaissance Square
Two North Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004-2391
United States

Practice Areas

Environmental Law (Administrative/Regulatory, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Counseling, Environmental Cleanup, Environmental Permitting, RCRA/Hazardous Waste, Real Estate, Solid Waste, Superfunds/Environmental Remediation, Water Rights)
Natural Resources Law

Other Information

Gender: Male