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Michael Henry Levin

Michael Henry Levin, American lawyer, investment banker, writer. Bar: District of Columbia 1970, United States Court Appeals (8 circuits) 1970-1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973.

Background

  • Levin, Michael Henry was born on November 24, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin and Beatrice G. (Jackson) Levin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, University Pennsylvania, 1964. Master of Letters, Oxford University, 1970. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1969.

    Career

    • Attorney appellate court branch National Labor Relations Board, Washington, 1969-1971. Special assistant Office of Solicitor United States Department Labor, 1971-1972. Counsel for appellate litigation Occupational Safety and Health Administration, United States Department Labor, 1972-1977.

      Deputy director Task Force on Workplace Safety and Health, The White House, 1977-1978. Legislation aide United States House, Senate, 1978-1979. Director regulatory reform staff United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1979-1988.

      Counsel Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle, 1988-1995. Partner McGuire, Woods, Battle & Boothe, LLP, 1995-1999. Co-founder NLGC, LLC (formerly National Landfill Gas Consortium LLC), since 1996.

      Shareholder Leonard Frost Levin Van Court and Marsh PC, Washington, 2000—2007. Managing member Michael H. Levin Law Group, Professional Limited Liability Company, since 2007. Managing director, general counsel Carbon Finance Strategies LLC, since 2008.

      Visiting lecturer on regulation Harvard, Columbia, Virginia universities, 1976-1989. Co-chair task force on market approaches Clean Air Working Group, Washington, 1989-1990. Member national advisory panel United States Office Technology Assessment, Washington, 1990-1992.

      Chair, co-chair, various committees, American Bar Association Section Natural Resources, Energy & Environment, 1990-2000, Air & Waste Management Association, 1988-1999.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1970, United States Court Appeals (8 circuits) 1970-1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional, trade, popular and literature books and journals.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (vice-chairman environmental values committee 1988-1990), Air and Waste Management Association (government affairs committee 1989-1996, co-chairman strategic environmental planning subcommittee 1991-1992, secretary legal committee 1993-1994, vice-chairman legal-liability committee 1994-1996, chairman 1996-1999), District of Columbia Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Nora Jean Bieler, January 5, 1966. Children: Jeremy Ben, Daniel Hirsch.
    • father: Benjamin Levin
    • mother: Beatrice G. (Jackson) Levin
    • spouse: Nora Jean Bieler
    • children: Jeremy Ben Levin
    • Daniel Hirsch Levin
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    Born November 24, 1942
    (age 75)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1970
      Oxford University
    • 1969
      Harvard University
    • 2007
      shareholder Leonard Frost Levin Van Court and Marsh Personal Computer
      Washington, United States
    • 1969 - 1971
      Attorney, appellate court branch National Labor Relations Board
      Washington, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      special assistant, Office of Solicitor United States Department Labor
    • 1972 - 1977
      counsel, for appellate litigation Occupational Safety and Health Administration
    • 1977 - 1978
      deputy director, Task Force on Workplace Safety and Health
    • 1978 - 1979
      legislation aide United States House
    • 1979 - 1988
      director, regulatory reform staff United States Environmental Protection Agency
    • 1988 - 1995
      counsel, Nixon
      Hargrave, Cheshire, United Kingdom
    • 1995 - 1999
      partner, McGuire
      Woods, Saint John, Antigua and Barbuda
    • 1996
      co-founder NLGC
    • 2007
      managing member, Michael H. Levin Law Group
    • 2008
      managing director, Carbon Finance Strategies Limited Liability Company
    • 2008
      general counsel, Carbon Finance Strategies Limited Liability Company
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