Our clients rely on us to address their environmental concerns in both transactional and litigation settings. We provide guidance to our clients during their due diligence investigations relating to the purchase and financing of commercial properties. Our attorneys analyze and interpret the findings of environmental studies in connection with the acquisition and financing of commercial properties as well as resolutions to protect the client when remediation is required as a condition of the transaction.
Lewis Johs’ attorneys aggressively defend claims of petroleum spills/leaks and the remediation that follows. We represent clients before the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation arising from oil spills and other environmental contamination. We have long standing relationships with the NYSDEC and remediation contractors which allow the clients’ property to be restored to pre-contamination condition as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Our attorneys represent municipal and corporate clients at administrative hearings and in litigation. We litigate environmental insurance coverage cases in state and federal courts. We work to address our clients’ environmental needs in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.