John C. Spinrad

171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363
404.873.8666 phone

Representative Experience

  • Represented Integral Development and Macauley + Schmit in the acquisition of the General Motors Doraville plant, a 165 acre Brownfield redevelopment, including extensive environmental due diligence, regulatory negotiations with multiple branches of Georgia EPD, and the purchase of complex environmental insurance policies.
  • Analyzed portfolio of multiple refrigerated warehouses with legacy environmental issues, negotiated with underwriters regarding remediation requirements and reserves, and entered selected properties in various state voluntary cleanup programs.
  • Responsible for legal aspects of environmental due diligence for national food distribution company.
  • Submitted, on behalf of various clients, seven applications to Georgia’s Voluntary Remediation Program, resulting in approval of risk-based cleanup plans that will, collectively, save millions in assessment, remediation and monitoring costs.
  • Negotiated with USEPA on behalf of one of three responsible parties for cleanup of a federal Superfund site, including cost allocation (including with a federal PRP), bidding of the $10-plus million cleanup, and oversight of the project.
  • Represented Jamestown Properties in negotiating environmental terms in its purchase agreement and orchestrated the environmental due diligence and Brownfield Corrective Action Plan for the largest adaptive reuse project currently underway in Georgia.