In light of the rapidly changing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have postponed the effective date of their previously announced merger until July 1, 2020. The new firm – Troutman Pepper – will feature 1,100+ attorneys across 23 U.S. offices. Read more.
John W. Carroll, a partner with Pepper Hamilton, was quoted in the November 25, 2019 StateImpact Pennsylvania article, "Trailblazing Group of Attorneys Who Enforced Pennsylvania Environmental Laws in 1970s Looks to 'Rise Again.'"
John Carroll, another former strike force member, recalled a strong sense of mission within the group.
"These were very dedicated and bright people who had a cause," he said. "When the laws weren't strong enough, or we didn't feel like we had sufficient authority, we went out and drafted new laws. We pushed the envelope."