Michael P. Canavan

Michael P. Canavan

Post & Schell, Principal

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Michael P. Canavan is a Principal in the Firm's Environmental Practice Group, providing counsel related to environmental issues associated with real estate and corporate transactions, including environmental due diligence, contractual allocation of environmental risks and liabilities, and regulatory compliance, among others. His clients include venture capital and private equity firms, real estate opportunity funds, and commercial real estate developers, as well as companies in highly regulated industries. The Best Lawyers in America™ recognized Mr. Canavan in its 2021 and 2022 editions in the "Ones to Watch" category in the area of Environmental Law. For information about this selection and an overview of common third-party publications, rankings, and lists methodologies, click here. Prior to joining Post & Schell, Mr. Canavan was an Associate with the Litigation & Trial Practice Team in the New York office of an AmLaw 100 firm. He also served as an intern with the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and with The Honorable Susan G. Braden of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Mr. Canavan graduated with honors from The George Washington University Law School and earned a B.A. from Wake Forest University, where he graduated cum laude with a double major in political science and history.

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