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Environment

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded for its expertise in brownfield remediation, cleanups and enforcement litigation. Particularly experienced in all matters related to CERCLA and RCRA concerns. Also experienced in the environmental aspects of corporate transactions, and permitting and compliance strategies. Additionally skilled advising clients on a range of regulatory issues. Represents a wide spectrum of clients, including private companies, education institutions and public organizations.

Strengths

Clients say: “They are the go-to environmental practice in New England. They have leading expertise.”

“They are top-notch," one source comments.

Work highlights

Successfully defended Wychmere Beach Club against allegations by the Conservation Law Foundation that the beach club’s discharge of treated effluent from its wastewater treatment facility to leach pits on the club property violated the Federal Clean Water Act.

Notable practitioners

Jeffrey Porter has first-class expertise covering environmental issues arising from transactions.
“Jeff is the top environmental attorney you will find in Boston; his judgment on sensitive political issues is invaluable.” “Jeff has deep knowledge of environmental law and marries current knowledge with an understanding of the political and policy environment.”

Susan Phillips has strong skills in advising on compliance and permitting matters.
"Susan is an exceptional practitioner with a deep well of knowledge."

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Overview

Mintz brings decades of knowledge to bear on the full range of environmental legal issues, providing comprehensive services that run the gamut from project planning and permitting to representing clients in cutting-edge litigation. Knowing that compliance is both a central value and a necessity for any well-run business, we advise you on emerging regulatory developments and provide innovative compliance strategies to help you prevent liability while you contribute to a safer and more sustainable environment.


Our Environmental Law Practice is one of the largest in New England and extends across the United States. Respected by the government and trade associations and earning consistently high ratings from our peers, we often succeed where those with less experience would not. Our clients turn to us for our broad and deep experience and stay with us for the results we deliver.






Members
Clients

Colony Realty Partners

GE

Lincoln Properties

Nestlé Waters North America, Inc.

Northeast Utilities

Spectra Energy Corp

Wynn Resorts

Environment

Mintz

firm
Location

One Financial Center

Boston

Massachusetts

USA

MA 02111

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Ranked Lawyers

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.

Massachusetts

Environment


Jeffrey R Porter
Band 1
Susan P Phillips
Band 3