Jeffrey M. Casaletto, a Member of the Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., will speak at a breakfast seminar sponsored by Montclair State University Continuing Environmental Education for Professionals (CEEP). The program, “New Jersey Real Estate & Corporate Transactions: Dealing With Environmental & LSRP Program Concerns” will be held Friday, December 2, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., in the Center for Environmental and Life Sciences at Montclair State University.
Discussion topics include performing due diligence in purchase and sale transactions, dealing with environmental issues that may arise, practice tips for ISRA compliance, and performing due diligence and allocating responsibility for addressing environmental issues. The program is being offered for 2.4 Continuing Legal Education credits in New Jersey. To register, or for more information, visit montclair.edu/csam/ceep.
A resident of Stockton, Casaletto concentrates his practice on environmental law. He represents and counsels clients in a wide range of industries, including commercial and residential developers, chemical and industrial manufacturers, and commercial business owners. He maintains a results-oriented approach to each environmental issue to achieve the client’s goals and objectives. Casaletto assists clients in resolving issues related to site remediation, due diligence, solid and hazardous waste disposal, regulatory compliance, permitting, Brownfields redevelopment, and cleanup cost recovery. He also has experience handling matters involving CERCLA, RCRA, EPCRA, and OPA. He has negotiated removal orders, EPCRA/OPA settlements, and cost recovery for removal and remedial actions.
Prior to joining Norris McLaughlin, Casaletto was Assistant Regional Counsel and the 2002 Michael F. Vaccaro Honors Fellowship Attorney at the U.S. EPA Region III, where he focused on Superfund matters. Before that, he was a judiciary law clerk for the Honorable Vincent LeBlon and the Honorable Dennis V. Nieves in Middlesex County, New Jersey. While attending law school, he was a legal intern at the Pace Environmental Litigation Clinic and at the Environmental Defense Section of the U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division.
Casaletto served as an elected councilman for the Borough of Stockton. During his term, he was appointed by Mayor Stephen Giocondo to the Stockton Planning Board as Council Liaison and to several committees for the community of Stockton, including finance, personnel, and water and sewer.
Casaletto earned his J.D. from Pace University School of Law, cum laude, and an M. Eng. degree in Environmental Engineering and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University.