Mr Buente has represented a number of corporations in complex federal environmental enforcement matters with Justice and EPA, as well as various state attorney generals including American Electric Power, Cinergy, Duke Energy, Exxon Mobil, General Electric, Georgia Pacific, Ford Motors, Honeywell, Norfolk Southern and Tyson Foods. He has advised a number of trade associations on diverse legislative and regulatory environmental issues and represented trade associations and companies in federal/state trials and appellate matters in toxic tort and other private litigation. He is a member of the American Bar Association's sections on environment, energy and resources and litigation, serving as the vice chair on the ABA environmental litigation committee.
Mr Buente received his JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1975 and his BS from Lehigh University in 1968. He is admitted in the District of Columbia and is a member of the American College of Environmental Lawyers and the National Trial Lawyers.
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