David M. Edelstein

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Offices Cincinnati
Phone 513.723.4007
Fax 513.852.7824
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David is a partner in the Vorys Cincinnati office and a member of the finance, energy and real estate group.  His practice is focused on environmental enforcement and regulatory matters.  Prior to joining Vorys, David served as chief of the criminal enforcement unit for EPA Region VI in Dallas, Texas.  He also served as a RCRA enforcement attorney for the EPA.

David has handled enforcement of many environmental laws, including the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, and Title 18 of the United States Code.  His federal court enforcement experience includes trial and litigation work, where he worked closely with the Department of Justice, U.S. Attorneys Offices, and other state and federal regulatory agencies.

David has a scientific background, having technical degrees with significant laboratory research and analysis.

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David is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, State Bar of Texas and the Cincinnati Bar Association.

David received his J.D. cum laude from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, where he was the vice chair of the Moot Court and an editor of the Journal of Law and Health.  He received his Masters in Environmental Science from Cleveland State University and his B.S. in biology from Ohio Northern University.