Gendler & Mann’s practice focuses on land use and environmental law and appellate advocacy.
Their practice emphasizes cases that require an expert understanding of intricate federal state and local laws, sharp litigation skills and skillful negotiations.
In the 2011 decision in Milner v. U.S. Department of Navy, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned three decades of agency and judicial expansion of Exemption 2 of the Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) and once again confirmed that FOIA’s exemptions from disclosure must be narrowly construed in favor of the release of information to the public.    According to the U.S. Department of Justice: “The Supreme Court’s decision in Milner represents a landmark case in the history of the FOIA.”