Environmental, Land Use, & Utility
At Monaghan Safar Ducham we provide business-focused solutions to environmental problems through counseling, negotiation, administrative action, and litigation. We work with key technical and industry personnel to offer clients a full range of environmental services.
Our goal is to combine our legal experience with the knowledge of leading outside experts to ensure that every client receives the best available advice and representation.
We have in-depth experience representing clients in the issuance of local and state environmental and related construction permits.
We are aggressive and experienced litigators with substantial experience in complex lawsuits arising under federal, state and local environmental regulations. We also seek cost-effective alternatives to litigation through dispute resolution, including mediation, negotiation and arbitration.
We provide advice, counseling and representation on existing and proposed regulatory obligations.
We have strong working relationships with personnel at local and state enforcement offices and an in-depth knowledge of the enforcement process, including penalty calculations and ways to achieve clients’ goals on behalf of landowners, regulated entities and regulating entities.