CSG attorneys are active, visible members of the environmental law and business communities and enjoy taking on tough cases for our clients. Our knowledge and experience – in and out of the courtroom – have earned the respect of some of the most prominent lawyers, regulators, legislators and consultants in the field.

Our environmental experience includes a wide variety of representations, including matters involving the following:

  • New Jersey Industrial Site Recovery Act (ISRA), Spill Compensation and Control Act (Spill Act), and Site Remediation Reform Act (SRRA)
  • Remediation and redevelopment of Superfund sites and Brownfields properties
  • Multi-party cost recovery litigation under state and federal law, CERCLA
  • Hazardous materials incidents and cleanups
  • Real estate transactions involving properties with environmental issues
    Environmental due diligence and audits for all types of real estate and corporate transactions in the U.S. and abroad
  • Regulated discharge/emission permits
  • Wetland and stream encroachment issues
  • Coastal development regulations
  • Defense of corporations and executives facing criminal environmental prosecutions
  • Counsel of lending institutions on environmental aspects of commercial transactions
  • Siting, permitting and advice for regulated industries such as solid waste facilities
  • Defending corporations and industries in citizens’ suits
  • Representing public and private interests in environmental project development and financing
  • Natural resources damage claims and settlements
  • Threatened and endangered species
  • Cultural and historic resource
  • Wastewater management planning
  • Highlands permitting
  • Coastal permitting (CAFRA/waterfront development)
  • Governmental affairs/legislative counseling
  • Air pollution control
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
  • OSHA compliance