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Contact: (415) 984-9656
Experience:
Law School: Stanford University
Jurisdiction: California

OVERVIEW

About Jon Welner
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
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
HebrewYesYes
Professional Experience
Partner, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
-Current
Partner, Downey Brand LLP
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Attorney, Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker LLP
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Education
Stanford UniversityJ.D. (1995)Law
Activities: Associate Editor, Stanford Law Review
Stanford UniversityA.B. (1989)Political Science
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
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
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
  • 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

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Jon Welner's Website Profile
Website: Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP Website

SOCIAL MEDIA

CONTACT & MAP

2 Embarcadero Center
5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
USA
Telephone: (415) 984-9656
Fax: (800) 538-2541