Clerkships

  • The Honorable Glenn T. Harrell, The Court of Appeals of Maryland

Education

University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude

  • Order of the Coif
  • Certificate of Concentration in Environmental Law

Towson University, M.S. Environmental Science

Virginia Tech, B.S. Environmental Science

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Maryland
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
  • District of Columbia
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Megan M. Roberts-Satinsky

Associate
ph: 443.949.3791
Annapolis
One Park Place
Suite 585
Annapolis, MD 21401
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Megan Roberts-Satinsky is an associate in the firm's Annapolis, Maryland office. Ms. Roberts-Satinsky focuses her practice on environmental and land use counseling, regulatory compliance, and litigation. She counsels clients on compliance with a variety of local, state, and federal environmental and land use laws and regulations. Ms. Roberts-Satinsky’s educational and professional background gives her a unique ability to provide clients with a legal and technical analysis of environmental and land use statutes and regulations.

Ms. Roberts-Satinsky land use practice involves obtaining approvals for clients on a variety of matters including special exceptions, variances, rezonings, and administrative appeals. Her environmental practice includes transactional due diligence for contaminated properties and brownfields redevelopment in Maryland and the District of Columbia.  She assists clients with pursuing approvals under voluntary cleanup programs.  Ms. Roberts-Satinsky has represented property owners in lead paint enforcement actions.   Her experience also includes handling natural resources issues such as wetlands, forests, Critical Area, and endangered species.  In litigation matters, she has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in environmental and real estate matters before both Maryland and federal courts.

Before embarking on a legal career, she was a Senior Environmental Scientist for an environmental consulting firm where she managed a variety of environmental projects and conducted wetland delineation and mitigation, stream restoration, habitat evaluations for protected species, and a wide range of chemical and biological water quality analyses. Ms. Roberts-Satinsky has extensive experience working with state and federal environmental agencies while guiding clients through permitting and approval processes. Prior to joining Linowes and Blocher LLP, Ms. Roberts-Satinsky clerked for the Honorable Glenn T. Harrell Jr., Court of Appeals of Maryland.

Significant Projects

  • Successful petition for judicial review of a tidal wetlands license
  • Successful defense of commercial client in a property boundary dispute
  • Successful representation of numerous property owners on tidal and nontidal wetland issues and Critical Area variances
  • Representation of residential, commercial and industrial property owners on wide variety of riparian rights, pier, and Critical Area issues
  • Representation of commercial property owners through land use approval process

Professional Background

  • Linowes & Blocher, LLP, Associate, 2013- Present
  • Venable LLP, Associate, 2012-2013
  • Judicial Clerk, The  Honorable Glenn T. Harrell, Jr., Court of Appeals of Maryland, 2011-2012
  • Coastal Resources, Inc., Senior Environmental Scientist, 2001 - 2011

Affiliations & Community Involvement

American Bar Association, Section on Environment, Energy, and Resources

Maryland State Bar Association, Environmental Law Section