Paul Hastings LLP

Environment Department

District of Columbia
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What the team is known for Transactional specialists with notable experience supporting clients on sophisticated cross-border transactions. Particularly experienced in working with buyers from Asia. Advice on the environmental aspects of transactions, such as contaminated properties or brownfield redevelopment projects. A strong client base in the energy, real estate and private equity sectors.

Work highlights Represented Lotus Midstream, a crude oil logistics provider, in the environmental aspects of its acquisition of the Centurion pipeline and a southeast New Mexico crude oil gathering system and related assets from Occidental Petroleum.

Notable practitioners


Thomas Mounteer
is praised by clients as a "go-to environmental lawyer; he solves problems, is very good at explaining the risks, practical and gets deals done." He is eminently capable of handing the environmental aspects of securities and other financing transactions, M&A and real estate deals.