The Curtis Environmental group provides clients with practical, cost-effective solutions to the environmental issues that have become an increasingly fundamental part of business operations. Armed with a solid grasp of clients' strategic goals, structures and resources, the group advises public and private companies, governmental entities, private equity firms and other investors, and real estate developers on a variety of environmental concerns. The group has experience in almost every industry sector but offers particular expertise in oil and gas, chemicals, manufacturing, electricity, mining, metals and electronics.
The range of services provided by the group includes:
- Compliance counseling and audit supervision
- Supervision of remediation and clean-up of contaminated sites, specializing in working with private equity and other financial investors in acquiring contaminated assets at a discount and realizing gains at sale through remediation
- All aspects of greenhouse gas emissions trading, including financing of greenhouse gas emission reduction projects under international emissions trading regimes, and strategic responses to changing domestic and international climate policies
- Litigating environmental indemnity and other environmental issues associated with commercial transactions
Consistent with the firm's international focus, Curtis attorneys have solved client environmental issues in jurisdictions around the world.
Curtis environmental lawyers have over 20 years of experience in environmental law and policy, including extensive experience in government and private practice.