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John F. Klucsik

John F. Klucsik


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Syracuse - Genesee Street Office

555 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, New York 13202

John Klucsik’s legal practice focuses on industrial and commercial development, including air-emissions regulations, compliance planning, electric generation and transmission, environmental-impact review, right-to-build issues, and water-quality control. His clients include biotechnology and nanotechnology firms, cement manufacturers, independent power producers, mining companies, retail, mixed-use developers, and transmission-line developers.

John has designed environmental-compliance and management systems for more than 30 industrial facilities and has advised clients on major water-supply source and transmission projects. He has been recognized for his work regarding the decontamination and decommissioning of the only commercial plutonium-reprocessing plant in the United States.

Representative Experience

  • Advised on right-to-build and permitting for a $3.2 billion semiconductor-fabrication plant
  • Counseled on the Public Service Commission application for the world’s longest underground direct-current electric-transmission line
  • Provided permitting assistance on one of the largest independently owned cogeneration plants in North America

Practice Areas


  • Capital University Law School, J.D.
  • Lehigh University, M.B.A.
  • Lehigh University, B.A.

Admitted To Practice

  • New York
  • Maryland
  • Pennsylvania
  • District of Columbia


  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Memberships & Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Onondaga County Bar Association

Civic Activities

  • American Cancer Society, Volunteer
  • Burn Prevention Foundation, Volunteer

Speaking & Publications


  • Special Achievement Award, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Who’s Who in American Law

Prior Experience

  • Gilberti Stinziano Heintz & Smith, P.C., Senior Attorney