Michael T. Scanlon

  • 11 South Meridian Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46204-3535

Michael T. Scanlon, a partner in Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Indianapolis office, concentrates his practice in environmental law. He joined Barnes & Thornburg’s Environmental Law Department in 1996 after serving for more than eight years as the environmental services director for Ulrich Chemical, Inc., in Indianapolis. Prior to that, he worked for the Indiana Department of Environmental Management and the Air Pollution Control Division of the city of Indianapolis. Mr. Scanlon has served as an adjunct instructor at the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, where he taught a course in hazardous materials regulation for several years before entering law school.

Mr. Scanlon graduated magna cum laude from Ball State University with a B.S. in natural resources. In 1987, he received his M.P.A. from Indiana University–Indianapolis, majoring in planning and environmental policy. In 1996, he received his J.D., summa cum laude, from Indiana University School of Law–Indianapolis where he was an associate editor of the Indiana Law Review. Mr. Scanlon primarily works in the areas of RCRA, OSHA, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, EPCRA and CERCLA.  Mr. Scanlon has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America and Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Mr. Scanlon is admitted to practice in the state of Indiana and the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.