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Environmental Law with an emphasis in Business and Real Estate Transactions, Contaminated Site Remediation, Brownfields Cleanup and Redevelopment, Land Use/Environmental Permitting, and Regulatory Compliance.
Jaan M. Haus, a partner in Riker Danzig’s Environmental Group, has a multifaceted practice assisting clients on a broad array of transactional, regulatory and litigation matters involving state and federal environmental law. Jaan advises clients on all types of business and real estate transactions, including buying and selling, leasing, financing and redevelopment of real property (particularly environmentally encumbered property), as well as corporate asset and equity transactions. He is particularly well-versed in identifying and analyzing environmental risks and developing risk management strategies that include protective contractual mechanisms, insurance policies, and creative transaction structuring. He efficiently manages the due diligence process by identifying and effectively communicating potential material risks and has extensive experience negotiating all types of environmental issues and allocating environmental liabilities and responsibilities in complex transactions.
Licensed Site Remediation Professional Association, Steering Committee Member
New York City Brownfields Partnership – Redevelopment Roundtable Organizing Committee; Co-Chair of Insurance and Risk Management Committee