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About Jesse

Jesse Hiney provides counsel to a broad spectrum of developers, investors, and businesses in all aspects of environmental law, including brownfield redevelopment, hazardous and solid waste, and occupational health and safety matters. His practice centers on the evaluation and allocation of environmental risk in a transactional setting. Jesse has advised on numerous business and asset acquisitions, sales and financings.

In addition, Jesse has extensive experience performing due diligence on complex real estate transactions, advising on brownfield redevelopment and contaminated property cleanup, procuring and advising on environmental insurance products, and negotiating with federal, state, and local authorities on permit applications and procurement, and environmental enforcement proceedings.

Prior to joining Farrell Fritz, P.C., Jesse served as in-house counsel for Miller Environmental Group, Inc. and New York American Water and in private practice for two global 100 law firms.

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  • Alfred University
  • New York Law School

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Jesse Hiney Joins Farrell Fritz as Environmental Counsel

Farrell Fritz is pleased to welcome Jesse Hiney to its Hauppauge office as environmental counsel. Jesse is a Shoreham, NY,…

May 19, 2021

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Chambers USA

Leader in the Field in the Area of Environmental Law, 2011-2014

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Super Lawyers

Rising Star, 2014-2015

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Long Island Business News

Leadership in Law award, 2014

Community Work

Jesse served as a board member of the New York League of Conservation Voters – Long Island Chapter from 2012-2019.