Joan W. Hartley - Nexsen Pruet, LLC

Joan W. Hartley

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2017

Joan W. Hartley practices in the environmental and real estate groups.  Joan focuses her practice on environmental litigation, regulatory compliance matters, and business transactions involving environmental issues.

She counsels companies on a variety of federal environmental laws and their state counterparts, including compliance with the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the Resource Conservation Recovery Act, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act, the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act.  She represents clients in environmental litigation in state and federal courts and before administrative law courts.

Joan earned her undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from USC-Aiken. She worked in the waste management industry before attending the University of South Carolina School of Law, where she received her J.D., cum laude, in 2004.

Additional Information

Court Admissions — U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
  • University of South Carolina - AikenBA 1988University of South CarolinaJ.D. 2004
    American Bar AssociationRichland County Bar Association

    Office Location

    1230 Main Street, Suite 700
    Columbia, SC 29201
    United States


    Practice Areas

    Environmental Law
    Litigation - Environmental