Real Estate and Land Use Development

  • Critical path analysis for all necessary permits
  • Project team building
  • Environmental reviews (MEPA)
  • Endangered Species permits (MESA)
  • Permit hearings at all regulatory levels
  • Litigation supporting project approvals
  • Brownfields redevelopment

Environmental Transactions

  • Environmental due diligence
  • Environmental and zoning opinions
  • Government procurement and contracts
  • Financing


  • Administrative, trial court, and appellate levels
  • Hazardous waste cost recovery
  • Appeals and defense of environmental and land use permits
  • Commercial litigation
  • Zoning appeals
  • Defend citizen suits

Wetlands, Waterways, Oceanfront

  • Project team building
  • Public hearings and appeals
  • Compliance and enforcement defense
  • Federal, state and local permitting

Solid Wastes

  • Project and feasibility assessment
  • Impact analysis
  • Project team building
  • Board of Health hearings and appeals
  • Agreements and contracts
  • Host benefits
  • Permit negotiation
  • Compliance and enforcement defense
  • Special, medical and radiological waste management
  • Permitting and operating agreements for organics processing facilities

Hazardous Wastes

  • State and federal superfund defense
  • TSD facility permitting and compliance
  • Transporter permitting and compliance
  • Remediation and disposal contracts
  • Project team building
  • Liability assessment and limitation
  • Brownfields development
  • Access and cleanup agreements
  • Contaminated land purchase and sale agreements
  • Insurance coverage
  • Cost recovery litigation
  • Compliance and enforcement defense

Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Defense

  • Compliance counseling
  • Regulatory interpretation and negotiation
  • Environmental audits
  • Negotiation of consent decrees and administrative orders
  • Federal, state and local administrative hearings and trials
  • Supplemental environmental projects

Renewable Energy

  • Biomass facility siting
  • Renewable energy credits
  • Greenhouse gas carbon credits
  • Landfill gas sale and lease agreements


  • Water supply protection
  • Water withdrawal registrations and permits
  • Allocation proceedings
  • Conservation measures
  • Negotiation of consent orders and permits
  • Stormwater treatment and management
  • Wastewater treatment permitting and compliance