Dedicated Environmental Law Attorneys
Experienced representation in complex issues
Environmental laws are designed to protect people from illness, other living creatures from harm and our world from permanent damage. Understanding the full scope of environmental laws requires knowledge about federal legislation, state statutes, agency regulations and civil and criminal laws. Fagelbaum & Heller LLP assists companies with compliance and advises individuals and communities about protecting their rights.
Complex laws governing environment
A number of laws and agencies are involved in enforcement of environmental issues Some of the essential laws we use in our work include:
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations
- Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
- Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA/Superfund)
- Clean Air Act (CAA)
- Clean Water Act (CWA)
- Endangered Species Act (ESA)
- State and local environmental protection laws, regulations, and ordinances
Compliance and enforcement
The best time to address environmental concerns is prior to enforcement by a government agency. Our attorneys work closely with your company, engineers and scientists to ensure environmental compliance. If your company is accused of noncompliance or contamination, we defend you and assist you in the mitigation of penalties.
Our attorneys include a former U.S. EPA enforcement attorney to provide sophisticated, professional service to our clients.
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