Chief Operating Officer, Senior Environmental Coordinator
Mr. Doster, Senior Environmental Coordinator for the firm’s Environment & Energy Practice Team, advises clients on contamination issues, cleanup requirements, and cost-effective remedial strategies under state and federal Superfund and brownfields programs. He joined the firm in 2015 following a 32-year career with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, where he spent the majority serving as the Regional Remediation Engineer for Western New York.
Additionally, Mr. Doster has served as an adjunct professor for the University at Buffalo, where he taught courses on hazardous waste remediation and environmental engineering design.
He also serves as the firm’s Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for overseeing employee relations and human resources issues, accounts receivable coordination, vendor relations, and coordinating the firm’s strategic initiatives.
University at Buffalo, B.S., Chemical Engineering
Honors & Awards
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Environmental Quality Award
- NYSDEC Region 9 Quality Award for Dedication and Leadership
- NYSDEC Multi-Media Pollution Prevention Award
- Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper Recognition Award for Ecological Stewardship
- First Trinity Lutheran Church, past president and Capital Campaign and Construction chair
- Williamsville Central School District, decision-making work group member
- American Red Cross, national disaster team volunteer and local team supervisor
- Buffalo Niagara Partnership, Development Advisory Council
- Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper, Advisor
Friday, January 4, 2019
"BizTalk: A lifetime cleaning up environmental pollution,"The Buffalo News,January 2019
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP's Senior Environmental Coordinator and COO Martin Doster to Speak at Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference
BUFFALO, NY – Martin Doster, chief operating officer and senior environmental coordinator at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, is participating in the 13th annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference on October 17 in Buffalo. He is part of a panel discussion, “Preparing for Life after Remediation and Restoration: Buffalo River.”
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP's Senior Environmental Coordinator and COO, Martin Doster, to Speak at Brownfields Conference in Oregon
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman Chief Operating Officer and senior environmental advisor Martin Doster will be participating in panel discussion on brownfield cleanup strategies at an event hosted by the Metro Regional Leadership Group (Metro) in Portland, Oregon on March 23-24, 2017. Mr. Doster was the Regional Remediation Engineer for 32 years with the … More »
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Martin L. Doster, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman's Senior Environmental Advisor, to Participate in Air & Waste Management Association Annual Seminar
BUFFALO, NY – Martin L. Doster, senior environmental advisor at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, will present at the Air & Waste Management Association Niagara Frontier Section’s annual seminar “Hot Topics in Environmental Technologies, Law and Regulations” on January 25, 2017 at Templeton Landing in Buffalo. He is participating in a panel … More »
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
"On the Move,"The Daily Record, January 2017
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Martin L. Doster, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman's Senior Environmental Advisor, Appointed to Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper Board of Directors
BUFFALO, NY – Martin L. Doster, senior environmental advisor at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, has been appointed to the Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper board of directors for a three-year term.
Monday, September 12, 2016
Martin L. Doster, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman's Senior Environmental Advisor to Participate on Brownfields Panel
BUFFALO, NY – Martin L. Doster, senior environmental advisor at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, will participate in a panel discussion on brownfield projects hosted by the New York State Commercial Association of Realtors (Western New York Chapter) on Thursday, September 15, 2016, from 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM, at Hyatt Place (5020 Main Street, Amherst).
Friday, April 22, 2016
"Old infrastructure, industrial past prompt concern,"Buffalo Business First, April 2016
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
"Inside Lippes Mathias’ move to Fountain Plaza,"Buffalo Law Journal,February 2016
Friday, January 22, 2016
BUFFALO, NY – Local author Lawrence Brooks sought the expertise of Martin Doster, a long-time official with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and now a senior environmental coordinator at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, in his recently published book, “Buffalo Niagara: Diagnosis and Prescription for Change.”
Thursday, June 4, 2015
"People on the Move"Buffalo Business First,June 2015
Monday, June 1, 2015
Martin Doster joins Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP as Director of Operations and Senior Environmental Coordinator
Longtime leader in the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to fill dual roles with growing Buffalo law firm.