Site Characterization, Cleanup & Remediation

Work Examples

  • Negotiated the re-purchase of a commercial property where the seller failed to clean up PCB contamination pursuant to the original purchase contract assigned to our client in the late 1990's.
  • Served as common trial counsel for a group of companies making up the Valleycrest Landfill Steering Committee in a CERCLA cost recovery action pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio brought against over 100 potentially responsible party defendants for their share of the cost of investigating and remediating the Valleycrest Landfill.
  • Advised on Brownfields redevelopment of former industrial sites including negotiation of voluntary remediation orders with state agencies.
  • Representation of client subject to a RCRA Section 3013 Order for investigation of groundwater contamination.  
  • Assistance to client on various legal issues associated with off-site groundwater contamination and potential vapor intrusion concerns.