Practice Areas

Environmental Regulation & Compliance

Environmental issues are increasingly important to companies conducting business in the Pacific Region. Carlsmith Ball attorneys have a unique understanding of issues and regulations facing environmental clients throughout the Pacific. Carlsmith represents major landowners and developers as well as agribusiness, energy and banking clients. ​

Our work on their behalf includes counsel and representation in matters regarding: 

  • Allocation of environmental risk in business transactions
  • Environmental permitting and compliance​
  • Clean-up of contaminated property (CERCLA, RCRA)
  • Oil spills (Oil Pollution Act)
  • Endangered Species Act
  • Defense of government enforcement actions