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Jon Welner
  • Energy, Oil and Gas, Environmental Law, Gov & Administrative Law...
  • California
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Summary

Jon Welner has expertise in environmental, natural resource, and land use law. His practice covers all aspects environmental law, including the regulation of air, water, hazardous substances, radiological materials, power plants, renewable energy companies, infill and coastal development, and "brownfields." Welner also represents clients on complex prevailing wage matters. He is the Vice Chair of the Planning Commission of the Town of Tiburon.

Practice Areas
  • Energy, Oil and Gas
  • Environmental Law
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Base Realignment and Closures
  • Development and Construction
  • Energy
  • Land Use
  • Real Estate
  • Sustainability and Global Climate Change
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Hebrew: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
- Current
Partner
Downey Brand LLP
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Attorney
Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker LLP
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Education
Stanford University
J.D. / Law (1995)
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Activities: Associate Editor, Stanford Law Review
Stanford University
A.B. / Political Science (1989)
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Honors: Graduated With Distinction; Member, Phi Beta Kappa; John Gardner Fellow; Truman Scholar
Activities: Chair, Stanford in Government
Awards
AV Preeminent Rating
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review
Superb Rating
Avvo
Professional Associations
Executive Committee
Environmental Law Section, California State Bar
Current
Board of Directors
Osher Marin Jewish Community Center
Current
Board of Directors
John Gardner Fellowship Association
Current
Advisory Board
Stanford-in-Government
Current
Chair
Environmental Law Section, Bar Association of San Francisco
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Publication
Guest Juice: Ag Elbows Renewables
California Current
BCDC Approves New Schedule for Finalizing and Adopting Climate Change Amendment to the SF Bay Plan
Land Use Law Update
Paved With Good Intentions
Electric Light & Power
Speaking Engagements
Panel Discussion, Hydraulic Fracturing, Bar Association of San Francisco
Prevailing Wage Law, Lorman Education Services, Crowne Plaza Sacramento
Prevailing Wage Law in California, Lorman Education Seminars, Santa Rosa, Milpitas and San Francisco, CA
March 7, 2014 - May 21, 2014
Prevailing Wage Emerging Issues, Select Conference on Industry Litigation, Resort at Squaw Creek in Olympic Valley
May 3-4, 2014
Prevailing Wage Law, Lorman Seminar, Sacramento, CA
Social Media
Contact & Map
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
2 Embarcadero Center
5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
USA
Telephone: (415) 984-9656
Fax: (800) 538-2541