E. Chase Dressman, Partner
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
As the leader of Taft’s Cincinnati Environmental practice group, Chase represents a diverse range of clients, including chemical manufacturers and processors (with particular experience in the pesticide industry), retail and wholesale distributors, utilities, industrial manufacturers, automotive and transportation businesses, and real estate developers. Chase is an experienced environmental litigator and transactional attorney, having served as lead counsel on numerous multi-million dollar cases and has led environmental due diligence on dozens of deals worth hundreds of millions of dollars.
A significant portion of Chase’s practice involves representing chemical manufacturing and distribution companies with environmental compliance at the state, federal and international level. Chase frequently drafts and negotiates contracts involving complex environmental or regulatory matters, including toll manufacturing, liability transfer, remediation, real estate, chemical distribution and transportation agreements.