Akerman is recognized for its broad range of experience in all facets of environmental counseling, permitting, due diligence, and litigation, including civil and criminal enforcement defense arising out of the major federal environmental statutes, including the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, CERCLA (Superfund), FIFRA, RCRA, TSCA, and EPCRA (Right-to-Know) as well as climate change regulation, renewable energy regulation, and project development.
With lawyers throughout the U.S., the team includes a former General Counsel of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), a former Deputy General Counsel at the Florida DEP, and a former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Water and Science at the U.S. Department of the Interior. The team also includes a number of other leaders in the areas of contaminated property, environmental litigation, brownfields redevelopment, wetlands permitting and enforcement, and environmental infrastructure permitting and contracting.
Bear Creek Timber, LLC
City of Miami, Florida
Landstone Communities, LLC
Tohopekaliga Water Authority
Construction & Materials
Forestry & Paper
Mining & Metals
Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences
Private Clients / Individuals
Technology, Hardware & Electronics