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Scott Fein

Whiteman, Osterman, & Hanna LLP

Albany, NY, USA


Corporate and Public Agency Regulatory Compliance; Environmental; Litigation Practices

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna is an 80 lawyer firm in Albany, New York.  It has one of the largest environmental regulatory compliance practices in the State. Scott Fein serves as Co-Chair of the Regulatory Compliance Practice Group at Whiteman Osterman & Hanna where he has been an attorney since 1983. Since joining the Firm, Mr. Fein has devoted his time almost exclusively to regulatory compliance, internal investigations, litigation and the defense of Federal and state criminal and civil enforcement matters primarily relating to environmental compliance. He is a past Chair of the Environmental Enforcement Section of the New York State Bar Association, and serves as Director of the Public Authorities Project for Government Law Center.

Mr. Fein serves on Governor Cuomo's Task Force to reform State authorities, and is on the Advisory Counsel to the Authority Budget Office.  

Mr. Fein received his Juris Doctor from Georgetown University School of Law and Masters of Law degree from New York University School of Law. Before joining Whiteman Osterman & Hanna, he served as the Assistant Counsel for Criminal Justice to New York Governors Carey and Cuomo, and prior to that as a criminal prosecutor.


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