Lawyer in Abbotsford - Our Environmental Law team represents and advises clients in both the private and public sectors whose activities are subject to environmental regulation. Our group combines very specialized environmental skill along with a broad range of legal disciplines. Our specialized environmental law practitioners work closely with professionals in municipal law, litigation and corporate/commercial law.
We know that our clients need to balance sound environmental practices with solid business decisions. We give strategic environmental and project management suggestion. We act as counsel to proponents of major infrastructure projects throughout environmental assessments.
Our Environmental Team gives regulatory intervention training that goes beyond the "traditional" legal suggestion provided by the majority of companies. Through seminars and field rehearsals, we prepare clients for potential regulatory intervention to help prevent enforcement proceedings.
We provide environmental counsel on corporate transactions of different size and complexity consisting of the purchase or sale of shares and assets, as well as related financings.
The assistance we give in brownfields redevelopment include tax incremental financing; initiating and processing all needed approvals and applications; engaging and overseeing consultants to prepare remedial action plans; Records of Site Condition and/or Site Specific Risk Assessments; and liaising with Ministry of Environment and municipal officials.
Our lawyers offer practical and creative solutions for dealing with regulatory investigations and inspections. We help clients to prepare for probable future investigations. Our knowledgeable litigators represent clients charged under provincial, federal and municipal environmental and associated legislation.
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