John E. Wertam - Shipman & Goodwin LLP

John E. Wertam

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 860-251-5813

John Wertam has extensive counseling experience in all areas of environmental law. He practices primarily in the areas of hazardous waste management, wastewater discharge permitting, site assessment and risk evaluation, permitting, enforcement defense and lender liability. He also has broad experience negotiating environmental issues in business and real estate transactions.

John has lectured for over twenty-five years on environmental topics including the Connecticut Transfer Act, and is author of all five editions of the Connecticut Environmental Law Handbook. He brings a unique background and extensive experience to the practice of environmental law and the resolution of environmental issues. His experience with the Connecticut Transfer Act and Connecticut Remediation Standard Regulations allows him to effectively counsel clients on the risks and liabilities associated with transferring property or business operations in Connecticut.

Connecticut Bar AssociationConnecticut Business and Industry AssociationConnecticut Environmental Forum

Office Location

One Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103-1919
United States


Practice Areas

Environmental Law (Administrative/Regulatory, Clean Water Act, Counseling, Environmental Cleanup, Environmental Permitting, Industry, Permitting, RCRA/Hazardous Waste, Solid Waste, Superfunds/Environmental Remediation, Waste)

Other Information

Gender: Male