TAMPA, FL—GrayRobinson today announced Janice “Jan” McLean has joined the firm’s Land Use Team as of counsel in Tampa, where she will counsel clients on the planning, management, maintenance, and regulation of the state’s ground, surface, and coastal waters, including related environmental and land use issues.
McLean concentrates her practice on environmental law with a focus on water, stormwater, reclaimed water, wastewater, consumptive use, and environmental resource regulation and permitting. She previously served as City of Tampa’s senior assistant city attorney and assistant general counsel for three of the five water management districts, representing the city before numerous industry and department meetings, and legislative committees. McLean was integral to the passage of legislation in 2012, which provided that a wastewater utility controls its product and is not subject to regulation until it is discharged to water in the state. She has additional experience handling administrative litigation matters internally and in conjunction with outside counsel and consultants.