The Firm is highly respected in the field of environmental law for providing its clients high quality and innovative legal services to address environmental laws, regulations, liabilities, and opportunities. Our substantial environmental law practice encompasses civil and criminal matters involving air and water quality, hazardous materials, hazardous wastes, subsurface investigations, and Superfund cleanups. We are actively prosecuting and defending cost recovery actions based upon the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act and various other statutory and common law theories. In the rapidly expanding and evolving areas of environmental law, one of the most difficult tasks for clients is to remain current with the laws and regulations. The Firm assists its clients in maintaining up to date knowledge with such environmental requirements and opportunities.
Our environmental practice includes the representation of a diverse set of clients that range from trade associations and real estate developers to industrial manufacturers. Through our specialized knowledge and experience, the Firm effectively assists its clients in achieving their goals and objectives.
Demetriou, Del Guercio, Springer & Francis, LLP frequently represents clients in acquiring and divesting real estate or business assets where contamination exists, providing advice and assistance in negotiating and allocating clean-up responsibility. Having worked closely with a number of environmental and engineering consultants, as well as a variety of local agencies, we have the background and experience to negotiate cost-effective assessments and remediation programs. Our attorneys have an in-depth understanding of technical and legislative issues, as well as legal issues, which distinguishes our representation of clients and greatly enhances our ability to find creative solutions to environmental challenges and opportunities.