Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Environment Department

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What the team is known for Offers robust litigation services and permitting counsel to clients across a number of industries. Also offers notable strength in the representation of municipal clients on a host of environmental concerns. Expertise includes Superfund and solid waste matters, as well as in the CAA and CWA. Experienced in working with clients from the petroleum, manufacturing and energy sectors.

Work highlights Advised the City of Haverhill on the closure of a Superfund site and subsequent development of a solar energy facility on the site.

Notable practitioners

Mary Ryan is lauded as an experienced environmental litigator with a particular edge in hazardous waste disputes and insurance coverage litigation. Sources highlight her as "an excellent client advocate" who "anticipates both sides of the argument very well."

Chair of the practice Michael Leon is highlighted by the market for his capabilities in solid waste-related work. He regularly works with municipalities, public authorities and businesses.