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Michael Goldstein

The Goldstein Environmental Law Firm, P.A.
Managing Partner
Miami, FL
Michael R. Goldstein is the Managing Shareholder of The Goldstein Environmental Law Firm, P.A., president of the Goldstein Brownfields Foundation, president of the Goldstein Brownfields Group, co-CEO of Goldstein Kite Environmental Redevelopment Partners, former Chairman of the Miami-Dade County Brownfields Task Force, a founder, charter member, and the first President and Chairman of the Florida Brownfields Association, and an original member of the Steering Committee of the National Brownfields Coalition and Chair of its Public Policy, Regulatory Incentives, and Regulatory Partnership Committee.  He was involved in the negotiation and enactment of Florida’s Brownfields Redevelopment Act in 1997 and has personally designated over 110 Brownfield Areas throughout the State of Florida.  In 2013 Michael was awarded the Brownfields Leadership Award at the U.S. EPA National Brownfields Conference by the National Association of Local Government Environmental Professionals for his “achievement in and commitment to public private partnerships” and the Chrysalis Award by the Florida Brownfields Association at its Annual Brownfields Conference for his “outstanding efforts towards the cleanup and redevelopment of Brownfield properties in the state of Florida,” including “educating the public and elected officials about the Brownfield Program, providing volunteer assistance to Florida communities, and advancing legislation that promotes the Brownfield Program.” In 2019, Michael was recognized by the Southeast Brownfields Conference by receiving the Environmental Justice Champion Award.