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Balancing environmental law and business needs.

Our nationally recognized Environmental law team provides efficient, cost-effective representation to companies in the energy, chemical, agricultural, mining, manufacturing, transportation and real estate industries. Our creative yet practical solutions protect our clients’ right to operate, meet their customer expectations and advance their business interests. 

We assist clients with strategic counsel on compliance, permitting, product safety, remediation, liability management and litigation, including defense of enforcement actions related to federal and state environmental laws. Additionally, our attorneys often serve as national environmental counsel for clients.

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Our compliance guidance to clients includes federal and state environmental laws such as:

  • Clean Air Act 
  • Clean Water Act
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
  • Endangered Species Act 
  • Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act
  • Mine Safety and Health Act (MSHA)
  • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
  • Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA)
  • Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)

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Testimonials Chambers USA 2018

“Their litigation and environmental abilities are very strong. They're responsive, their rates are fair and they have demonstrated value.”

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Testimonials Charles Desmeules, Director—Legal Affairs, Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.

“Thanks for Husch Blackwell’s help and great work on Phoebe Solar. Innergex would not have been able to do this complex project without you. We greatly appreciated your expertise on construction and real estate matters.”

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Client Results

Contaminated acreage is redeveloped into a drugstore.

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