Mark J. ShawPartner
Attorney Shaw is Chairman of the Firm's Environmental Group, handling environmental litigation, compliance and permitting matters. He has been involved in several USEPA led investigations of Clients under the Clean Air Act and RCRA.
Attorney Shaw also handles complex commercial litigation cases in the federal and state courts, ranging from claims of pesticide damage to crops to large breach of contract claims.
Attorney Shaw's most unique experience involves heading a PRP group at a USEPA Superfund site that the Group turned into a municipal golf course and driving range. He also has been involved in the demolition of a 100-year old foundry, which has been turned into an athletic sports complex for a local private high school.
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1987
Magna Cum Laude
B.A., Juniata College - Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, 1984
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
American Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Erie County Bar Association
Allegheny County Bar Association
Northwest Pennsylvania Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association - Past President
United Way of Erie County, Board of Directors
United Way of Erie County, Leadership Giving Committee
Past President of the Board of Directors, Asbury Woods Partnership
Member, Millcreek Township School District Citizen Advisory Committee
Past Chairman of the Erie Irish Festival
Asbury Woods Estates Homeowners Association - Vice-President and Treasurer
Clerk of Judge Donald E. Ziegler of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Clerk to Judge Richard L. Nygaard of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Selected as a Best Lawyer (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015)
Knight of Saint Patrick, for service to church and community