Al Sargente Appointed as NYSBA Delegate for Executive Committee of Environmental & Energy Law Section
June 6, 2022 (New York, NY) – Hawkins Parnell & Young partner Alfred Sargente was selected by the Executive Committee of the Environmental & Energy Law Section of the New York State Bar Association as its Delegate to the NYBSA House of Delegates.
As a seasoned litigator, Alfred has defended individuals, small businesses and corporations in toxic tort, environmental, product liability, commercial, and general liability matters for nearly 30 years. He has handled hundreds of claims alleging exposure to asbestos, talc, lead, World Trade Center dust, and other toxic substances, and regularly publishes on PFAS and other current environmental issues. Before entering the legal profession, Alfred worked as an environmental and occupational health and safety specialist in New York City and oversaw one of the largest environmental projects in NYC’s history. He has advised clients on how to protect employees, the public, and the environment from potential exposures to toxic substances and hazardous conditions.