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Environmental litigation poses unique legal challenges because of the complex scientific and technical issues involved. Which laws apply and which jurisdiction controls can become major issues in this area of the law. For over 45 years Neil Dymott has developed extensive experience navigating clients through countless federal, state and local legal requirements that affect the environment in order to maximize use of their real property.

Neil Dymott’s environmental law practice represents developers, contractors, product manufacturers, corporations, property owners, suppliers and insurers in a broad range of regulatory, litigation and insurance matters before state and federal courts and regulatory agencies. Our expertise includes litigation of complex environmental and toxic tort cases; regulatory compliance and counseling; site remediation; transactions and risk management.

We handle matters involving the following:

  • Air Quality and Pollution Control
  • Asbestos Litigation
  • California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
  • Local CEQA Guidelines
  • Community Right to Know Laws
  • Construction and Development
  • Groundwater Contamination
  • Hazardous Waste Management and Litigation
  • Heavy Metal Pollution
  • Landfill Assessment and Remediation
  • Mold and Water Damage
  •  National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSHA)
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Soil and Groundwater Assessment and Remediation
  • Toxic Substances Control
  • Underground Storage Tank Litigation
  • Voluntary and Required Abatement and Remediation
  • Water Quality
  • Water Rights
  • Worker safety

Neil Dymott represents clients before governmental boards and agencies in fulfilling environmental regulatory requirements. We assist clients in handling claims for water damage and mold, as well as hazardous waste and pollution claims.

Neil Dymott attorneys combine their knowledge of environmental statutes and regulations with their superior trial skills to offer insight and analysis to help clients interpret and comply with complex federal and state environmental laws and regulations and help prevent environmental problems in the future.

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