Kenneth A. Reich

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Top Rated Environmental Attorney in Boston, MA

Kenneth Reich Law, LLC
 | 745 Boylston St, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 781-608-7267
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1972
Education: Harvard Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Environmental (40%),
  • Energy & Natural Resources (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%),
  • Intellectual Property (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Defense (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • French
  • Free Consultation
Attorney Profile

As the founder of Kenneth Reich Law, LLC, in Boston, Massachusetts, Kenneth A. Reich focuses his practice on helping individuals, public entities, corporations and institutions in Massachusetts and nationwide, where admitted or with local counsel, with issues dealing with environmental law, energy law,  civil and administrative litigation.  In addition in MA he represents clients in business transactions,  general corporate law and commercial leasing. Before forming his own firm in 2010, Mr. Reich spent a number of years in private practice with regional, national and international law firms, and seven years with the U.S. Department of Justice as a trial attorney and then as an assistant chief of the Environmental Enforcement Section. While at the DOJ, Mr. Reich also supervised environmental litigation across the nation.

After earning a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University, Mr. Reich attended Harvard Law School, and he was awarded his Juris Doctor with honors in 1972. He is admitted to practice law before the state courts of Massachusetts, the District of Columbia, Maryland (inactive status) and  Montana (inactive status) as well as before a number of federal trial and appellate courts. In addition to being a skilled litigator, Mr. Reich is an experienced mediator. He is also a former member of the American Arbitration Association’s Commercial Arbitration Panel, and the Massachusetts Bar Association appointed him to its Dispute Resolution Council in 2019 and 2020.

Mr. Reich has represented clients in Superfund cases brought by the Environmental Protection Agency and environmental lawsuits or administrative proceedings brought by state and federal agencies, as well as in private Superfund cases.  He has argued a number of cases in the federal circuit courts of appeal.  He regularly provides pro bono representation in the areas of housing and consumer issues and was a long-time board member of the Voluntary Lawyers Program of the Boston Bar Assn.  

 
Practice Areas
  • 40%Environmental
  • 20%Energy & Natural Resources
  • 20%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Intellectual Property
  • 10%Civil Litigation: Defense
Focus Areas

Environmental Law, Energy Law, Natural Resources Law, Business Formation and Planning, Business Organizations

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Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2020

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About Kenneth Reich

Admitted: 1972, Massachusetts

Professional Webpage: https://www.kennethreichlaw.com/about

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Dispute Resolution Section Council of the Massachusetts Bar Assn., 2020-2021
  • Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the Clean Air Committee of the Boston Bar Association
  • Co-Chair of the Environmental Litigation Committee, Boston Bar Assn.
  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts
  • Formerly Member of the Commercial Arbitration Panel of the American Arbitration Association
  • Member of the MA Bar and Boston Bar Assn. 

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Provide pro bono services to wide variety of clients in housing and other matters

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Write periodic blogs and articles on issues related to environmettal law, energy law and mediation.
  • Authored several versions of the chapter on the “Massachusetts Clean Air Act”, Massachusetts Environmental Law (MCLE). Authored the chapter, “Developments in Criminal and Civil Enforcement under Key Environmental Statutes”, Environmental Risk Management, A Desk Reference, ed. Eric B. Rothenberg and Dean Jeffery Telego (RTM Communications, Inc., 1991)
  • Formerly Adjunct faculty at the Boston University School of Law (ADR and Environmental Law, Energy Law (through 2019)

Educational Background:

  • Cornell University, B.A. in Government, 1968

Industry Groups

  • Chemical
  • Commercial
  • Hospitals
  • Land Use
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Universities
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Office Location for Kenneth A. Reich

745 Boylston St
7th Floor
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 781-608-7267

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Last Updated: 12/8/2020

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