University of Michigan Law School, J.D.
  • Hessel E. Yntema Award
University of Michigan, B.A.
  • with Distinction

Prior Employment

  • General Motors Legal Staff, Stationary Environmental and Workplace Safety
  • Squire Patton Boggs (formerly Squire, Sanders & Dempsey)

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

  • Environment, Energy and Resources Section
  • Construction Law Forum

State Bar of Michigan

  • Environmental Law Section
  • Real Estate Section

Michigan Manufacturers Association

  • Environmental Policy Committee
  • PFAS Work Group
News & Resources


Laura Romeo has extensive experience in environmental and energy matters, and also provides counsel on real estate and construction matters.  Her work includes:

  • Negotiating resolutions with environmental agencies on enforcement actions
  • Advising on all environmental media, with a particular focus on Clean Water Act matters including emerging issues
  • Counseling on remediation activities, including RCRA Corrective Action sites, environmental trade association activities, and environmental aspects of transactions and contracts
  • Drafting and negotiating energy contracts, including electricity, natural gas, water, utility service, and oil and gas, as well as renewable energy contracts such as landfill gas and solar arrays
  • Assisting businesses on energy matters, including utility rate proceedings, activities with utility partners, and emerging energy initiatives
  • Advising on construction, demolition, and similar contracts, including planning, drafting, negotiating, and implementing, utilizing American Institute of Architects’ form agreements as well as client-specific contracts
  • Assisting businesses with leasing matters, including drafting and negotiating leases, estoppel certificates, SNDA agreements, and real estate aspects of transactions


Lutheran Church of the Redeemer

  • Former Member, Leadership Team

Our Shepherd Lutheran School

  • Former Chess Coach

Choi Kwang Do

  • Former Assistant Instructor

News & Resources

Press Releases


  • Michigan Super Lawyers, 2006-2007
  • General Motors Team GM Transformers Award
  • General Motors Chairman’s Honor