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Leslie Wolfe

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Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

Ohio, USA
    Local Time: Wednesday 04:09

Practice Expertise

  • Litigation
  • Environmental
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Areas of Practice

  • Environmental
  • Litigation
  • Air Permitting, Counseling & Enforcement ...
  • Clean Water Act Permitting, Counseling & ...
  • Commercial Transactions & Land Development
  • Emergency Planning & Response
  • Energy & Natural Resource Development
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)
  • Product Stewardship
  • Site Characterization, Cleanup & Remediation
  • Waste
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Profile

Leslie focuses her practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on complex commercial disputes. She has many years of experience representing individuals and entities in both state and federal courts in a wide range of matters including breach of contract, products liability, real estate disputes, employment discrimination and professional liability. Her experience also includes white collar criminal defense, responding to government subpoenas and investigations, and initiating and defending administrative appeals over state licensing and permitting actions.

Leslie is also an experienced environmental attorney with an emphasis on regulatory compliance, CERCLA litigation, the defense of civil enforcement actions, toxic torts and state licensing and permitting disputes. She serves as counsel to the construction and demolition debris disposal industry in Ohio and provides legal advice to many landfill operators and recycling companies. She also counsels clients on all types of environmental, health and safety issues, including OSHA violations, real estate due diligence, brownfields remediation, wetlands mitigation, RCRA corrective action, ground water and surface water remediation, chemical regulations and air permit appeals.

Bar Admissions

    Ohio

Court Admissions
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
    U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
    U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
    U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2000)
  • Miami University (B.A., cum laude, 1994)
    • Diplomacy and Foreign Affairs

Areas of Practice

  • Environmental
  • Litigation
  • Air Permitting, Counseling & Enforcement Defense
  • Clean Water Act Permitting, Counseling & Enforcement Defense
  • Commercial Transactions & Land Development
  • Emergency Planning & Response
  • Energy & Natural Resource Development
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)
  • Product Stewardship
  • Site Characterization, Cleanup & Remediation
  • Waste

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments
  • Best Lawyers® 
    • Environmental Law (2022)


Professional Associations
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

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