Michael Best & Friedrich LLP: Michael Best attorney speaking at 26th annual ethanol conference

Jennifer R. Rupkey

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Milwaukee, WI (July 30, 2013) – Michael Best attorney, Todd E. Palmer, will present “Overview of State and EPA Ethanol Air Enforcement Activities,” at the upcoming 26TH Annual American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) conference, Unite & Ignite on August 27, 2013. The conference will feature the best in public policy, ethanol marketing, and board of director training among other topics.

Palmer is a member of Michael Best’s Energy and Sustainability Practice Group and leads the sub-group on Clean Air Act matters. Palmer’s clients benefit from his unique experience as both a lawyer and technical consultant. During the last 21 years, Palmer has relied on his varied experience to assist clients representing numerous industries, including ethanol plants, petroleum refineries, automobile manufacturers, electric utilities, mining companies, defense contractors, aerospace companies, paper manufacturers, printers, construction contractors, agricultural operations, and commercial transporters.

Palmer recently presented on the “Clean Air Act Enforcement Activities Associated with Ethanol Plants” for the ACE/Michael Best 2013 Ethanol Webinar Series. ACE and Michael Best work together to offer a monthly webinar series on pressing legal matters in the ethanol industry.

About Michael Best & Friedrich LLP

Over the past 165 years, Michael Best has earned its reputation as a leading law firm, providing a full range of legal services to clients on a local, regional, national and global basis. The firm has more than 220 attorneys in Milwaukee, Madison, Waukesha and Manitowoc, Wisconsin; Chicago, Illinois and Washington D.C. Michael Best’s main areas of practice include: corporate, intellectual property, labor and employment, land and resources (environmental and real estate), litigation, tax and wealth planning.

About American Coalition for Ethanol

ACE is the grassroots voice of the U.S. ethanol industry and is the nation’s largest association dedicated to the production and use of ethanol. Formed in 1988, ACE unites a wide range of groups in support of ethanol. It is organized to promote and expand the development of the ethanol industry, to reduce America’s dependence on foreign oil imports, provide a value-added alternative for farm products, create public awareness of the uses and benefits of ethanol, and support legislative efforts to promote ethanol usage and to do other things necessary or expedient for the promotion and increased usage of ethanol.