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Stephen McCarthy

Vice President, Due Diligence

Mr. McCarthy has over 33 years of experience in Environmental Consulting. As the National Technical Lead for the environmental due diligence practice at VERTEX, Mr. McCarthy is responsible for the development and implementation of environmental due diligence practices for the company. He has routinely managed several hundred environmental assessment due diligence projects per year for financial, commercial, institutional and industrial clients. These projects included Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments, asbestos surveys and abatement, mold assessments, removal of underground storage tanks and site investigations.

As the National Technical Lead, Mr. McCarthy is responsible for document review, quality control and client management for environmental due diligence investigations conducted throughout the United States. Mr. McCarthy is also responsible for managing the set up and timely completion of due diligence services including Phase I ESAs, planning and management of Phase II subsurface investigations and remediation projects. Specifically, this work includes observation of properties and operations, historic site research, delineation of contaminated media, coordinating UST removals, oversight of excavation activities, development of remediation strategies, risk evaluations and serving as the liaison for clients.

Education & Certification

B.A., History, Providence College