Walsworth Expands Environmental Practice in San Francisco
San Francisco, California – January 16, 2018 – Walsworth is pleased to announce that Scott D. Mroz and James L. Mink have joined the firm as partners in the San Francisco offices.
Scott D. Mroz focuses his practice in the areas of complex environmental and toxic tort litigation. In his 30+ years of experience, Scott has represented a wide variety of clients, including utility and energy companies, chemical manufacturers, developers, and general contractors and subcontractors.
Scott advocates for his clients in ongoing environmental compliance and regulatory matters before the California Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Toxic Substances Control, and various regional water quality control boards, including the North Coast Region, the San Francisco Bay Area Region, the Lahontan Region and the Central Valley Region.
James L. Mink concentrates his practice on a broad range of complex litigation matters, including toxic torts and environmental cleanup actions, product liability matters and business litigation.
He has served on trial teams for several multi-million dollar jury trials and has represented clients in federal and state courts at the trial and appellate level. James has represented several Fortune 500 companies in complex commercial litigation and has also worked as a deputy public defender in Contra Costa County for two years.
Walsworth was founded in 1989 with a commitment to establish a law firm focused on working collaboratively with clients to meet their unique objectives. The firm has grown to over 75 attorneys with offices in Orange, Los Angeles and San Francisco and is known for excellence in litigation and transactional matters. We are equally distinct in our longstanding commitment to diversity, which is recognized through our certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and by the California Public Utilities Commission, and we are proud to be the largest certified WBE law firm in the United States. Walsworth is also a National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) member, the largest in California and third largest nationwide. For more information, visit www.wfbm.com.