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Richard P. Green

Senior Attorney | St. Petersburg

Mr. Green has extensive litigation experience in a variety of areas such as real property, commercial, and environmental matters. Regarding environmental litigation, Mr. Green has represented several government and private clients in issues involving the Clean Water Act, environmental waste contamination, beach renourishment, and coastal construction control line permitting and environmental resource permitting challenges.

Mr. Green has also represented public and private clients in construction disputes and contract disputes related to environmental issues such as water main replacement and sanitary sewer reconstruction.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction Litigation

  • Environmental Litigation

  • Administrative Litigation

  • Professional License Investigations

  • Riparian Rights

  • Environmental Permitting matters

Publications and Presentations

Professional, Civic and Community Involvement

  • Admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Northern, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida

  • Manatee County Bar Association, Member 2016-present, Manatee County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Board Member, 2017-2018

  • St. Petersburg Bar Association, Member 2018-present

  • Florida Gulf Coast Commercial Association of Realtors, Member

  • American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources (SEER) Member; Membership Diversity Enhancement Program Recipient, 2016-2017; Leadership Development Program 2022; Litigation Committee, Co-Chair

  • The Florida Bar, Member: City, County, and Local Government Law Section, Environmental and Land Use Law Section, Trial Lawyers Section

  • The Kentucky Bar Association, Member 2010

  • Blackstone Legal Fellow, 2008

  • Harrison Ranch CDD Supervisor, 2016-2020, Chairman of the Board 2019-2020

  • Leadership Manatee Class of 2017-2018


  • Member – Manatee/Sarasota My Florida Regional MLS




  • J.D., Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, 2010

  • B.S., University of Louisville, 2007