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Environmental Law

Our environmental practice group has extensive experience in both compliance with Federal, State and local environmental statutes as well as environmental and land use litigation throughout Georgia. We serve a wide range of corporate and individual clients through regulatory, compliance, enforcement, property damage and environmental clean up litigation for impacted clients.

  • Clean Water Act (CWA) and related federal and state water pollution control and management statutes and regualtions
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and related federal and state solid and hazardous waste management statutes and regulations
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
  • Oil Pollution Act (OPA)
  • Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)
  • Hazardous Site Response Act (HSRA) and related state hazardous substance regulations and statutes
  • Hazardous Site Reuse and Redevelopment Act (Brownfields Redevelopment)
  • Safe Drinking Water Act

We handle cases at the local, state and federal levels dealing with:

  • Hazardous Waste Contamination/Property Damage from Hazardous Substances
  • Oil Spill Claims and Recovery
  • Solid Waste Handling and Disposal
  • Sedimentation, erosion and corrective action
  • Storm Water Discharge/NPDES Compliance
  • Hydrological issues including excessive water discharges
  • General nuisance and property damage issues
  • Underground Storage Tank (UST) issues
  • Waste transportation, treatment, storage and disposal issues


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