Pickering Mobile Lawyer - We offer comprehensive services in environmental law services, offering efficient and quick help to our clients. Amongst the areas that we cover comprise transactional work, civil and regulatory disputes and environmental compliance.
We have groups of environmental lawyers in each of our regional offices. They are fully knowledgeable in the wide array of services consisting of forestry matters and Fisheries Act issues, land expropriation, insurance litigation, municipal law and energy regulation. We are knowledgeable in the commercial applications of Environmental Law and could help with the environmental aspects of financing, acquisitions, and re-organizations.
For our many private and public sector clients, we frequently help them with remediation projects completion, compliance review and environmental management systems development. Our skill encompasses the following: regulation of water and air emissions, remediation of complex soil and groundwater contamination, approval of engineered processes, and import/export and transport of regulated substances.
Our practitioners are experienced transactions lawyers, representing clients in the negotiation of complex acquisitions, divestitures, and financings. We help in real estate transactions involving financing, re-development and leasing, as well as brownfields acquisitions. Structuring and managing comprehensive environmental due diligence exercises on a national basis needs a high level of skill and knowledge. Our skill in this area helps our clients formulate innovative and realistic business solutions to environmental issues.
We are leaders in disputes arising from pollution incidents which cause property damage and personal injury. We assist in solving forestry problems, insurance claims, class action suits, environmental protests, and court proceedings concerning contaminated site clean-ups.
In situations where insurance coverage problems are triggered by major environmental claims, we act as counsel; like for instance, we have provided coverage opinions arising out of contamination connected to landfill sites, large industrial facilities, major flooding events, industrial explosions, asbestos claims, and various significant incidents with adverse effects on the environment.
In projects requiring environmental approvals under federal and provincial environmental assessment legislation, our practitioners advise and act for proponents. Our work comprises the representation of clients in relation to electric transmission lines, petrochemical plants, hydro electric and thermal generating stations (including combined cycle and cogeneration plants), upstream oil and gas facilities (consisting of gathering pipelines, exploratory and production wells, gas plants, and oil batteries), oil sands development, natural gas pipeline facilities, and oil, high vapour pressure natural gas liquid facilities. We likewise provide services for parties affected by these kinds of projects.
Our skilled teams of lawyers cover various resource development and energy-related applications and proceedings representing gas and oil businesses, federally and provincially regulated pipeline businesses, petrochemical manufacturers, government and privately owned water, natural gas and electric utilities. We likewise work extensively with First Nations on project approvals.
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