Environment and Natural Resources
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr provides environmental law counsel at the local, state and federal levels. From complete guidance on Superfund compliance and managing model EPA projects to securing tax abatement status and defending clients in regulatory administrative actions, our attorneys represent:
- Energy companies
- Waste management companies
- Power companies
- Property owners, developers
- Potentially responsible parties (PRP)
Clients include large and small industrial operations, owners and operators of petroleum facilities, municipal authorities, defendants in toxic tort cases, owners of natural resources, particularly coal, non-coal minerals, and gas, pipeline companies, trade associations and companies in the waste industry. We also represent buyers and sellers of brownfield properties.
We advise clients on environmental regulatory and transactional matters, as well as litigation challenges. Our attorneys collaborate with colleagues in multiple practice areas including tax, real estate, corporate and litigation to help lead and manage projects from concept through permitting. This includes public hearings and subsequent regulatory challenges into cleanup activity. We work closely with government regulators and consultants to prevent obstacles and guide projects to successful completion.
Our Environment and Natural Resources Practice is populated with numerous attorneys who have received recognition from Best Lawyers, Chambers USA, Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel and New York Magazine. Additionally, prior to joining our firm, several members of the practice served in government regulatory agencies.
Our attorneys' civic and professional affiliations include current and notable leadership positions with: the New Jersey Water Supply Authority, environmental law sections of the Maryland and Pennsylvania bar associations, Natural Resources Law Section of American Bar Association and Two Rivers Water Reclamation Authority.
The group includes attorneys who have received the following recognition:
- Chambers USA
- U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" National Tier 1 ranked Environmental Law Practice