Michael M. Meloy

Michael M. Meloy

Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox LLP

Recognized since 2006

Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania

Practice Areas

Environmental Law

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2013 - Environmental Law
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Michael Meloy has more than 35 years of experience in the environmental arena. He brings both a legal and engineering background to bear in representing a wide array of clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to closely held corporations, partnerships, municipalities, and citizens groups in environmental litigation, regulatory compliance, and transactional matters. Michael has provided regulatory assistance and advice to businesses in connection with all of the major environmental regulatory programs, handled the environmental aspects of complex real estate and corporate transactions, been actively involved in numerous redevelopment and remediation projects around the world, handled environmental litigation in both the federal and state courts and before administrative tribunals, and helped design and implement environmental auditing and compliance management programs. He has been heavily involved in issues related to natural gas exploration and development in the Marcellus Shale formation.

  • Three Bala Plaza East, Suite 700
    Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
  • Harvard University, J.D., graduated 1983
  • University of Delaware, B.Eng, graduated 1980
Bar Admissions
  • Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania
  • American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources - Member
  • Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Delaware - Advisory Council Member
  • Hedgerow Theater - Vice President
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association - Agricultural Law Committee Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Environmental, Mineral and Natural Resources Law Section - Member
  • Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry - Chair, Solid Waste Advisory Committee
  • Pennsylvania Cleanup Standards - Scientific Advisory Board Member
  • Philadelphia Choral Arts Society - Member
  • The Delaware Basin Regional Water Resources - Committee Member
  • Wallingford Presbyterian Church - Elder
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2013 - Environmental Law
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:
  • Environmental Law, Philadelphia (2013)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers® in America 2023 for work in:
  • Environmental Law
  • Best Lawyers’ 2013 Philadelphia Environmental Law Lawyer of the Year
  • The Best Lawyers® in America listing (environmental law), since 2006
  • Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business listing (environmental law), since 2005
  • Pennsylvania's Super Lawyers listing (environmental law), since 2005
  • 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Environmental & Energy Lawyers. Lawdragon’s editorial team selected the 500 honorees listed through submissions, journalistic research, and editorial vetting by a board of peers.


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