Marc C. Bryson
(304) 353-8149
Office: Charleston
J.D. University of Pittsburgh
B.A. (Geology) College of Wooster
Certificate of Advanced Study, Environmental Law, Science and Policy, University of Pittsburgh
Licensure: PA | WV
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Marc Bryson concentrates his practice in the areas of environmental and administrative law. He regularly advises industrial, construction, municipal, coal and oil and gas clients on matters involving permitting and regulatory requirements for water and wastewater, construction stormwater, solid and hazardous waste, air emissions and other environmental and regulatory matters. He has appeared before a wide range of administrative boards and state courts and represented clients in environmental enforcement actions, third party permit challenges, NPDES permit appeals, claims related to construction and design deficiencies, and other proceedings before state and federal agencies.

Work Experience

2007 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Key Experience

Represented numerous industrial and municipal clients before state administrative boards including the West Virginia Environmental Quality Board, the West Virginia Air Quality Board, the West Virginia Shallow Gas Well Review Board, and the West Virginia Coalbed Methane Review Board
Regularly negotiate terms and conditions of NPDES permits with state agencies for both large industrial discharges and publicly owned wastewater treatment facilities
Assisted international chemical company with regard to complex hazardous and solid waste issues associated with a facility closure

Memberships & Awards

American Bar Association
West Virginia Bar Association
Super Lawyers® West Virginia Rising Star in Environmental Law, 2015, 2016
Leadership West Virginia 2012
Topics Editor, Pittsburgh Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law