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Taylor C. Amato


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Taylor Amato represents a diverse array of clients in environmental and land use litigation, permitting, compliance, siting, transactions and enforcement at the federal and state level. Taylor assists clients on matters involving the Clean Water Act; the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, as well as their companion state statutes and regulations; and the Connecticut Property Transfer Act. This counsel involves interaction with various federal and state agencies, including the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Prior to joining Day Pitney, Taylor was a law clerk at the Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division, Environmental Enforcement Section and a summer law clerk at the Environmental Protection Agency in the Office of Criminal Enforcement, Forensics and Training in Washington, D.C.

Education and Credentials

The George Washington University Law School, J.D., Order of the Coif The George Washington Journal of Energy and Environmental Law, Notes Editor; Moot Court Board
Gettysburg College, B.A., magna cum laude
State of Connecticut
District of Columbia

Recognition and Community


Selected to the list of Ones to Watch for Environmental Law and Land Use and Zoning Law by The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward/White, Inc.), 2023

Phi Beta Kappa

Omicron Delta Kappa

Sigma Delta Kappa

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