Environmental Law

Black McCuskey’s environmental lawyers are experienced in virtually every aspect of federal, state and local environmental law and regulation. The firm represents major industrial organizations, environmental remediation firms, financial institutions, governmental entities, medium and small businesses and others for whom environmental law is a concern.

Our attorneys have been involved in environmental administrative proceedings and litigation in addition to advising clients about matters concerning:

  • water and air pollution
  • solid and hazardous waste disposal
  • land use
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas energy development

The firm also provides assistance to clients regarding environmental considerations in real estate transactions and corporate acquisitions, mergers and financing.

Black McCuskey attorneys write and lecture on environmental issues, serve on state and local boards and committees devoted to environmental matters and are committed to staying on top of developments in this quickly changing and increasingly pervasive area of the law.


  • Administrative proceedings
  • Air permits
  • Business and real estate financing
  • Compliance orders
  • DOT hazardous materials compliance
  • Environmental audits
  • EPA enforcement actions
  • EPA facility inspections
  • Hazardous materials reporting
  • Hazardous waste
  • Landfills
  • Litigation
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Natural resources damage claims
  • Oil Pollution Control Act compliance
  • Pollution prevention plans
  • Real estate lease and purchase
  • Risk and site assessment reviews
  • Solid waste disposal
  • Spill reporting and compliance
  • Storm water permits and compliance
  • Superfund sites
  • Water pollution
  • Wetland permits and NPDES permits