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USA Pennsylvania Environment

The environment chapter features both litigation and advisory / transactional support to clients. This includes general corporate issues, (eg due diligence on mergers), the development of brownfield sites, and pollution issues.`Traditional` environment work includes regulatory compliance, litigation and enforcement actions related to air, water, wetlands, waste and endangered species.We also feature advice to corporate and financial clients on the environmental aspects of M&A, financings, securities offerings and other transactions, which involve due diligence and environmental insurance issues.

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Band 1
  1. Babst, Calland, Clements and Zomnir, P.C.
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    Babst, Calland, Clements and Zomnir, P.C.
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Babst Calland has a market-leading environmental practice with sterling expertise in a wide range of permitting, remediation and regulatory compliance matters. Offers exceptional litigation experience in a range of major disputes, including those involving air, water and shale gas issues and wider tort claims. Maintains a strong reputation for work on behalf of clients in the mining and energy sectors, alongside roles acting for public sector entities, transportation companies and developers.
  2. Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox LLP
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    Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox LLP
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Manko Gold offers a comprehensive group of renowned technical experts, who counsel clients on the full range of environmental and energy matters. Offers recognized strengths in litigation, with extensive experience in areas such as air, water, waste and site remediation matters. Considered a go-to practice for brownfield redevelopment work and additionally sought after for its counsel on Marcellus Shale and renewable energy matters. Represents clients from an array of industries, including energy, real estate, chemicals and healthcare.
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Band 2
  1. Ballard Spahr LLP
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    Ballard Spahr LLP
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 19 Years Ranked
    Ballard Spahr is highly regarded in Pennsylvania for advising on the full range of regulatory challenges, including considerable expertise in administrative and criminal enforcement matters. Offers noted strength in climate change issues, frequently assisting clients with permitting and enforcement actions related to air quality. Also regularly sought after for its expert counsel on Superfund and contamination management matters.
  2. Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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    Greenberg Traurig, LLP
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 13 Years Ranked
    Greenberg Traurig offers a highly skilled environmental law group, with notable expertise in matters such as Superfund disputes, environmental class actions, infrastructure development projects and large corporate and real estate transactions. Maintains wide-ranging industry expertise, acting on behalf of clients in the energy, pharmaceutical and aviation sectors, among others. Also noted for its strengths in brownfield property redevelopment and environmental insurance regulations.
  3. K&L Gates
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    K&L Gates
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 19 Years Ranked
    K&L Gates has a well-established team covering the full breadth of environmental litigation, compliance and permitting concerns. Provides expert counsel on waste, water, air and wetland regulatory concerns. Maintains a particular focus on infrastructure matters, assisting energy clients with Marcellus Shale natural gas projects and transportation issues. Also provides notable counsel on environmental matters relating to corporate transactions.
  4. Faegre Drinker
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Fox Rothschild LLP
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    Fox Rothschild LLP
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 19 Years Ranked
    Fox Rothschild offers environmental expertise on the full spectrum of class actions, toxic torts and other disputes. Experienced in site remediation, contamination and waste management matters, with considerable strengths advising on permitting, compliance and transactional concerns. Acts for a distinguished roster of national and international companies and is developing a fine reputation for its work in issues concerning chemical restriction and registration rules, including the niche but increasingly contentious area of PFAS in consumer products, and of climate change and greenhouse gases, and green building.
  2. Saul Ewing LLP
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
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    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 4 | 19 Years Ranked
    Morgan Lewis is a national firm offering a full-service team in their Harrisburg office. Attorneys are able to advise on a wide variety of environmental issues. Maintains particular expertise in Superfund matters and also sought after for its strengths in CWA and CAA issues. Represents a strong choice of counsel for natural damage resource and cost recovery litigation, alongside deep experience defending clients before a range of state and federal agencies.
  2. Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 4
  3. Land Air Water Legal Solutions LLC
    Environment
    USA 2022 | Band 4