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Fox Rothschild LLP

Environment

3 ranked lawyersBand 2New JerseyUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Well-regarded group with expertise across the full gamut of environmental matters, including transactions, litigation and site remediation matters. Excels in CERCLA liability issues and also regularly called upon for its counsel in private cost recovery matters. Represents an array of noteworthy national and international companies.

Strengths

One client says: "A firm at the top of its game."

Another notes: "They have very high-quality lawyers who are knowledgeable and strong advocates for their clients."

Work highlights

Represented S&A Realty in environmental litigation seeking injunctive relief in bankruptcy court and New Jersey Superior Court relative to natural resource damages.

Notable practitioners

David Restaino is recognized for his work in both regulatory compliance advice and complex environmental litigation. He has varied expertise across air, water and waste issues.
"He is pragmatic and extremely knowledgeable."

Jeffrey Pollock has a wealth of experience in bankruptcy court handling cases in relation to NRD and remedial costs.
"An excellent trial lawyer; he is relentless, personable, intelligent and creative." "He is a very zealous advocate, impactful and effective."

Kenneth Mack is an expert attorney looked to for his advice on contamination issues. Speaking to his experience in litigation and in proceedings before New Jersey regulators and EPA.
"He is a very knowledgeable, experienced and effective advocate." "A father of New Jersey environmental law."

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Overview

Fox Rothschild’s Environmental Practice is made up of seasoned attorneys with detailed knowledge of the science, regulations and case law that impact clients’ environmental concerns. We represent and advise clients on a broad spectrum of environmental issues ranging from compliance to litigation. Our attorneys help clients minimize short and long-term environment-related risks in business transactions, and negotiate with regulators on our clients’ behalf. Fox’s experienced New Jersey team helps clients comply with New Jersey Spill Compensation and Control Act and Industrial Site Recovery Act (ISRA) and facilitates transactions under the state’s Brownfields Law. Fox attorneys also advise clients on compliance with federal laws, including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), known as Superfund. Whether facing complex litigation involving toxic torts or air pollution, seeking to “green” for efficiency, looking for energy and utility advice, or buying or selling a business or property, clients rely on Fox attorneys’ extensive experience and knowledge. Fox attorneys handle environmental litigation, environmental aspects of transactions and due diligence, permitting, compliance and enforcement, site remediation, storm water management, sustainable “green” development, climate change and greenhouse gases and chemical restriction and registration rules.

Environment

Fox Rothschild LLP

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Location

Princeton Pike Corporate Center

997 Lenox Drive, Building 3

Lawrenceville

New Jersey

USA

NJ 08648-2311

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

New Jersey

Environment


David Restaino
Band 3
Jeffrey M Pollock
Band 2
Kenneth H Mack
Senior Statespeople