Bill Finger has practiced in the area of Environmental Law for over twenty-five years and has obtained Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating, AV Preeminent. Prior to earning his law degree from the University of Florida, Mr. Finger earned a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Wildlife Ecology, and a Master of Forest Resources and Conservation, with an emphasis on natural resource policy and economics, both from the University of Florida. This strong applied science background gives Mr. Finger the ability to comprehend, evaluate and interpret science based issues and to work efficiently with environmental professionals and agency personnel, which is critical in the practice of environmental law. Mr. Finger began his legal career with Martin, Ade Birchfield & Mickler, where he established their environmental law practice. Bill continued his practice as a partner with Mahoney Adams & Criser, which subsequently merged with Maguire Woods, before opening his own firm in 1999. Bill has extensive experience representing landowners, businesses, potential purchasers and institutional lenders in all aspects of environmental compliance, due diligence and Brownfield Redevelopment.