Mr. Bradley and Mr. Van Ryn have a long standing involvement in green building and renewable energy, representing solar energy installers, biofuels companies, builders of biomass systems, engineers and construction companies active in these fields. Many of these are start-up businesses.
Mr. Bradley and Mr. Van Ryn have lectured on topics such as “Legal Pitfalls of Green Building”, financing for renewable energy projects and green building in relation to commercial real estate leases. Their memberships include U.S. Green Building Council – Upstate New York Chapter, Greening USA (Mr. Bradley is a former board member), and the Advisory Board of the Clean Tech Center for Entrepreneurship, an award winning incubator for clean and green technologies located in the Syracuse Technology Garden.
Melvin & Melvin assists renewable energy and green building companies with corporate formation, regulatory compliance, commercial contracts, construction, design and engineering agreements, project financing, intellectual property protection, litigation and a variety of issues that impact these industries.