Known for the results obtained for our clients on a wide range of environmental matters, MehaffyWeber’s environmental litigation practice group has worked on all types of environmental litigation matters. Our team can also provide clients with comprehensive environmental counseling and strategies to ensure compliance and manage day-to-day environmental issues, while limiting clients’ risk exposure.
Our breadth and depth of civil litigation experience has given us strong industry-specific knowledge of our clients’ industries, including the petroleum and chemical sectors, energy, manufacturing, real estate, and construction. Our lawyers take pride in maintaining and expanding their knowledge of legal and policy developments and how these developments may affect their operations. Our goal is to minimize our clients’ environmental risk and liability, enabling their businesses to grow and thrive.
MehaffyWeber lawyers maintain an impressive record of success in trial and appellate courts, before regulatory bodies, and through arbitration, mediation, and negotiated settlements. Our environmental team represents individuals, companies and associations across industries, including energy, manufacturing, transportation, chemicals, and retail, in civil cases and administrative matters under all of the major federal environmental statutes and the laws of Texas. We have litigated cases across the spectrum of environmental law including civil cost recovery, toxic tort, and CERCLA litigation.
Our environmental practice group represents clients in the full range of environmental litigation challenges they face, including federal, state, and private party lawsuits under all of the major environmental laws, such as:
- Clean Air Act (CAA)
- Clean Water Act (CWA)
- Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)/Superfund
- Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
- Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
- National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
- Occupational Health and Safety Act (OSHA)
Environmental Litigation Lawyers
We are skilled negotiators with a broad and deep understanding of the issues facing clients in the industrial, manufacturing, construction, and energy sectors, among others. We understand the potentially catastrophic consequences of environmental litigation, such as disrupting business, damaging a company’s reputation, and monetary consequences. As with all of our civil litigation, our trial lawyers’ primary goal is to achieve cost-effective and favorable resolutions consistent with each of our client’s business goals.