In this era of intensive environmental regulation and high environmental consciousness among citizens, businesses and insurers face an array of actions and claims that must be contested. Clients facing potential litigation over emissions, production and handling of waste material, groundwater contamination and other forms of environmental damage can turn to our law firm with confidence.
Land Contamination Defense: Attorneys Serving Albany County And All Of Upstate New York
Albany-based environmental litigation defense lawyers at our firm have wide-ranging experience defending producers and transporters of waste as well as insurers and other businesses. We have strong knowledge of relevant state and federal laws and complementary strengths in both land use and toxic tort litigation. Our case experience includes numerous matters involving compliance with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) on Superfund sites.
Our depth of experience and efficient business model equips us well to adeptly handle a wide range of environmental law concerns, including:
- Claims and lawsuits involving land, water or air pollution
- Environmental cost recovery litigation
- Action for developers, contractors and property owners facing challenges under the New York State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA)
As controversies over fracking (hydraulic fracturing of shale to extract natural gas) in upstate New York continue and laws evolve, we will also be well-prepared to handle related litigation.
You Will Work Directly With A Long-Standing Partner In Our Litigation Firm
Each client who chooses counsel and representation by Donohue, Sabo, Varley & Huttner works directly with a partner in the firm — an attorney with decades of experience and numerous high-value successes. We collaborate and communicate effectively in alignment with clients' goals and identify the optimum legal strategies to achieve them. This approach has led to numerous honors for our attorneys, including an AV Preeminent rating* from Martindale-Hubbell and numerous inclusions in Hudson Valley Super Lawyers.
To discuss the environmental litigation defense needs of your insurance company or other business, we invite you to contact our firm and schedule a consultation.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.