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Young/Sommer LLC Lawyers Highly Ranked in Publications

Young/Sommer LLC is proud and pleased to announce it was again recognized by Chambers USA as a leading law firm in the environmental law practice… Read More

EBC Meeting on September 5, 2014

Please join us for our next meeting of the Environmental Breakfast Club where the topic will be “Regulating Climate Change Under the Clean Air Act:… Read More

Environmental Regulatory Update – June 2014

EPA issues groundwater remedy completion strategy; EPA seeks comment on lead-based paint hazard framework … Read More

Kevin Young to present “SEQRA – Protect Your Organization – Know the Ins and Outs of SEQRA”

On September 9, 2014, Kevin Young will be among a faculty of 5 speakers presenting on the ins and outs of the State Environmental Quality Review Act… Read More

Ranked in Chambers USA 2014 - Leading Firm

Environmental Compliance and Permitting

In an ever-changing environmental regulatory landscape, Young/Sommer LLC helps ensure its clients successfully meet their day-to-day environmental compliance and permitting needs.

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Young/Sommer LLC is a recognized leader in environmental and energy law in New York. Our attorneys’ decades of experience in private practice and State government allow us to understand the challenges facing small businesses, municipalities, large corporations and individuals. Our knowledge and skill in environmental law puts us at the forefront of our field, ensuring that we deliver the best and most cost-effective advice.

Young/Sommer has been ranked for eleven consecutive years among the top ten New York State environmental law firms by Chambers USA, for the leading lawyers for businesses.  Dean Sommer and Kevin Young have been consistently listed as top New York State environmental lawyers in the Chambers review and Mr. Sommer is listed among the top four “Leading Individuals” in environmental law.

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Collaborative Clients Experience More User Satisfaction

By Stephen C. Prudente – Over and over again, I have been told by my clients at the end of the collaborative process that they were satisfied because they felt… Read More


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Lauren L. HuntLauren L. Hunt

Lauren L. Hunt concentrates her practice in the areas of Adoption Law, Family Law and Matrimonial Law. She is a 2009 graduate of Albany Law School and admitted to practice in New York State. … Read More