Environmental compliance requires both financial commitment and creative
thought. Environmental health and safety requirements affect our clients business operations and real estate transactions.
As we become more aware of the impact we have on the environment, and as regulation increases, including
increased liability for land contamination, access to water and water rights, consultation with attorneys familiar with the
regulatory landscape becomes essential. The challenge is to keep up, ensure compliance and maintain profitability.
At Lorenzo Law Office, we understand the challenges you face. We have helped individuals, developers,
contractors, and financial institutions effectively respond to environmental law and regulation.
have advised on regulatory requirements for environmental, health and safety matters such as obtaining, complying with, and
challenging permits and licenses, and meeting both local and State performance and liability standards. We have also advised
owners and operators of industrial plants and transportation companies on aspects of day-to-day compliance issues.--
Contamination –We are also experienced in the handling of contaminated sites,
including contaminated land, waters and buildings (e.g., asbestos, lead and PCBs). We have represented clients with a view
to limit legal and financial exposure in connection with clean-up liabilities.--
and Litigation – We have assisted in complex environmental, including defense of government and private environmental
actions, regulatory compliance lawsuits, permit appeals, achieving cost-effective solutions in litigation and contested administrative
–Jeff Lorenzo has counseled buyers, sellers, lessors, lessees, borrowers and lending institutions on the environmental
ramifications of acquisitions and sales, financings, foreclosures and other transactions, including disclosure obligations.