Richard G. Leland

Environmental, Mediation
919 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022



1975, New York; 1976, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 1979, U.S. Supreme Court; 1989, U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York

Law School

Hofstra University, J.D., with distinction, 1974

Law School Graduation Year



Cornell University, B.S., 1971


New York State Bar Association (Member, Environmental Law Section); Civil Alliance for Regulatory Reform; New York City Department of City Planning (Member, Task Force on Environmental Quality Review); New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (Member, Commissioner's Working Group on Cumulative Impacts).


Member, Hofstra Law Review, 1972-1974. Special Professor of Environmental Law and Land Use, Hofstra University School of Law, 1991—. Lecturer in Law, Cambridge Institute, 1989-1991. Law Secretary to Justice Douglas F. Young, Supreme Court, Nassau County, 1976-1979. President, Hofstra Law School Alumni Association, 1994-1999. Chairman, Environmental Committee, Member, Zoning and Transportation Committees, Real Estate Board of New York, Inc. Member, Mayor's Task Force on Brownfields.