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Environmental Law

Roberts & Stevens has one of the leading environmental law practices in North Carolina. The environmental law group regularly assists clients with environmental permitting and compliance, transactions involving the purchase and sale of contaminated property, environmental and administrative litigation, brownfields redevelopment, and water quality, air quality, and solid and hazardous waste issues.

Types of Services

  • Air quality issues
  • Assessing potential environmental liability
  • Brownfields redevelopment
  • Commercial real estate transactions involving contaminated property
  • Compliance issues
  • Enforcement and civil penalties
  • Environmental permitting, compliance and audits
  • Environmental litigation
  • Ground water contamination
  • Permitting and regulatory counseling
  • RCRA/CERCLA
  • Solid and hazardous waste issues
  • Water quality, including NPDES permits, 404 permits, and 401 water quality certifications

Memberships & Awards

  • American Bar Association, Section: Natural Resources, Energy and Environment
  • Institute for the Environment at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Section: Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
  • U.S. News Best Lawyers  and Best Law Firm Ranking