Vermont Law School, J.D./M.E.L.P 2010
Michigan State University, B.S. 2000
Matthew J. Greenberg is an environmental attorney with a focus on commercial development, site clean-ups, regulatory compliance and enforcement, mergers and acquisitions, and business transactions.
Prior to joining Miller Canfield, Matthew served as in-house counsel for a railcar and environmental services firm, and as an environmental consultant. While working as an environmental practitioner, he developed an understanding of due diligence on property transactions, brownfield redevelopment, demolition of commercial, industrial and residential facilities, as well as navigating the complex web of environmental rules and regulations.
He has also served as an intern for the Honorable Bernard A. Friedman, Senior U.S. District Court Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Matthew's experience includes assisting automotive manufacturers with pre-demolition environmental assessments, drafting demolition specs and overseeing demolition of several million square feet of former manufacturing facilities.
He has also helped real estate developers with environmental due diligence in transactions, developing due care responsibilities for future use of contaminated properties and with obtaining tax increment financing for redevelopment projects.
State Bar of Michigan, Environmental Section
Michigan Wetlands Association
Civic, Cultural & Social Activities
City of Ferndale Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, Board Member