Montgomery McCracken Partner Timothy J. Bergère Named Chair of United States Law Firm Group Environmental Committee

October 7, 2014

PHILADELPHIA–Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that partner Timothy J. Bergère, chair of the firm’s Environmental and Energy Transaction practice, has been selected as the chair of the Environmental Committee of the United States Law Firm Group (USLFG). He will serve a two-year term effective immediately.

Bergère has been involved in all aspects of environmental counseling and litigation, has served as lead environmental counsel in numerous business, financial and real estate transactions and has extensive experience in environmental contamination investigation, remediation and Brownfields redevelopment projects. Prior matters have included the defense of clients in environmental matters involving fires and other thermal events. His practice concentrates on regulatory compliance matters and complex multiparty allocations. He also represents companies and individuals in civil and criminal enforcement matters under Pennsylvania and federal environmental statutes.

Bergère received his J.D. from the University of New Hampshire School of Law and is a graduate of New England College.

About the United States Law Firm Group (USLFG)

USLFG is a national network of 18 established U.S. law firms. Each independent firm is headquartered in a major city in one of the country’s leading commercial states, and most have additional offices outside their home jurisdictions. Members of USLFG’s 16 committees meet frequently, and confer even more frequently by telephone and email, regarding current legal and practice developments in virtually every area of local, regional, national and international law.

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