Environmental Law

Kasdorf, Lewis & Swietlik assists businesses, individuals, and their insurers in resolving a wide variety of environmental issues. We assist clients in designing, implementing, and reviewing cost-effective investigation plans, feasibility studies, and remediation plans consistent with state and federal regulations. We work with our clients to select appropriate environmental consultants to assist in the litigation process. Our attorneys are proficient in handling all types of environmental cases including leaking underground storage tank sites, groundwater and soil contamination sites, air quality issues, mold issues, and all types of toxic tort claims. We represent clients in federal and state courts, as well as, before federal and state administrative agencies. Kasdorf, Lewis & Swietlik has successfully defended clients against claims under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).

The attorneys at Kasdorf, Lewis & Swietlik have experience with asbestos, explosive gases, carbon monoxide, hazardous waste disposal, and leaking underground storage tanks, among many other toxic tort issues. Our attorneys handle a wide range of matters related to the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA). We advise on cost recovery actions and cleanup orders, respond to governmental information requests, negotiate consent decrees or administrative orders concerning site study and cleanup, monitor the remedial investigation/feasibility study process, prosecute cost recovery claims, and assist in the selection of appropriate technical consultants and experts. We have extensive experience handling matters involving asbestos, construction defects, mold, personal injuries, and “sick buildings.”

Our experienced attorneys can also assist you regarding insurance coverage issues that may result from environmental issues. Please see our Insurance Coverage practice area for additional information.

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