For more than 40 years, Mr. Efflandt has assisted businesses of all sizes, lenders, trusts, and individuals navigate the complexities of environmental law. His practice includes representing clients in environmental litigation and administrative enforcement actions arising under both federal and state law. Mr. Efflandt works with the firm’s M&A lawyers to focus and implement environmental diligence activities and draft transaction documents. He has substantial experience counseling clients in matters arising under most federal environmental statutes, as well as a wide-range of state statutes and regulations. Overall, Mr. Efflandt’s priority is to solve client problems as quickly and inexpensively as possible using his expertise and years of experience working with regulators.
Mr. Efflandt was one of only twenty-two environmental attorneys nationwide named a Charter Fellow and elected as a Founding Regent of the American College of Environmental Lawyers. Mr. Efflandt enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest “AV” rating for lawyers and has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©, the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list, and Chambers USA as a leading environmental lawyer in the United States. In 2011, 2013 and 2018, he was named by Best Lawyers® the Wichita Environmental “Lawyer of the Year.” His peer memberships include the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel.
- University of Kansas (J.D., 1976)
- Cornell University (B.S in Engineering, 1972)