Regina Mobile Lawyer - Our environmental law services are multi-disciplinary and comprehensive, providing timely and efficient help to clients in each and every area of environmental compliance, transactional work, and civil and regulatory disputes.
In each of our regional offices we have a group of environmental law practitioners who are completely skilled in a diverse range of practice orientations, like for instance forestry matters and Fisheries Act issues, energy regulation, land expropriation, insurance litigation and municipal law. We are skilled in the commercial applications of Environmental Law and can help with the environmental aspects of financing, acquisitions, and re-organizations.
For our many private and public sector clients, we frequently help them with compliance review, environmental management systems development, and remediation projects completion. Our skill encompasses the following: regulation of water and air emissions, remediation of complex soil and groundwater contamination, approval of engineered methods, and import/export and transport of regulated substances.
Our lawyers are skilled in transactions, in addition to representing our clients in financing, acquisition and divestiture negotiations. We are likewise able to help with real estate transactions including financings, 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 skillfulness and knowledge. Our knowledge in this area assists our clients formulate realistic and innovative business solutions to environmental issues.
We are leaders in disputes arising from pollution incidents that cause personal injury and property damage. We assist in resolving forestry problems, class action suits, environmental protests, insurance claims, and court proceedings concerning contaminated site clean-ups.
We can act as counsel when major environmental claims have triggered insurance coverage problems. Like for example, we offer opinions and counsel for those matters connected to contamination of landfill sites, large industrial facilities, industrial explosions, asbestos claims, major flooding events, and various significant incidents with adverse effects on the environment.
In projects needing environmental approvals under federal and provincial environmental assessment legislation, our practitioners advise and act for proponents. Our work consists of the representation of clients in relation to electric transmission lines, petrochemical plants, thermal and hydro electric generating stations (consisting of combined cogeneration and cycle plants), upstream gas and oil facilities (including gathering pipelines, production and exploratory wells, gas plants, and oil batteries), oil sands development, natural gas pipeline facilities, and oil, high vapour pressure natural gas liquid facilities. For those parties which are uniquely affected by these projects, we could likewise offer services.
Our Group has extensive experience in a broad range of resource development and energy-related applications and proceedings representing oil and gas companies, provincially and federally regulated pipeline businesses, petrochemical manufacturers, privately owned and government water, natural gas and electric utilities. We likewise work extensively with First Nations on project approvals.
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