Admitted in Maine, Michigan, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania only.
Emily J. Dupraz represents clients in environmental litigation, compliance and enforcement, and permitting. Her environmental practice includes developing strategies in response to emerging contaminants, including per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS); advising on compliance under a range of environmental regulations, including CERCLA, RCRA, the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the Endangered Species Act, and their state equivalents; and providing regulatory due diligence and permit transfer guidance in corporate transactions. Emily’s preferred pronouns are she/her/hers.
Emily has experience representing clients in litigation matters involving PFAS contamination and in cost-recovery actions under CERCLA. She also assists clients responding to notices of violation issued by regulatory agencies and provides guidance to clients in environmental compliance audits. Emily is comfortable working closely with technical consultants and in negotiating with regulatory agencies.
Ones to Watch, Environmental Law, Boston, The Best Lawyers in America (2021–2023)
Ones to Watch, Land Use and Zoning Law, Boston, The Best Lawyers in America (2021–2023)
National Champion, National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (2013)