Moose Jaw Saskatchewan Mobile Lawyer - Our environmental law services are comprehensive and multi-disciplinary, offering timely and efficient help to clients in each area of transactional work, civil and regulatory disputes and environmental compliance.
We have groups of environmental lawyers in each of our local offices. They are completely skilled in the different services including forestry matters and Fisheries Act issues, land expropriation, insurance litigation, municipal law and energy regulation. We are knowledgeable in the commercial applications of Environmental Law and could assist with the environmental aspects of acquisitions, re-organizations and financing.
For our various public and private sector clients, we often assist them with remediation projects completion, compliance review and environmental management systems development. Our skill consists of the following: regulation of air and water emissions, remediation of complex soil and groundwater contamination, approval of engineered methods, and transport or import/export of regulated substances.
Our lawyers are expert in transactions, along with representing our clients in divestiture, financing and acquisition negotiations. We are even able to help with real estate transactions consisting of leasing, financings and re-development, as well as brownfields acquisitions. Structuring and managing comprehensive environmental due diligence exercises on a national basis requires a high level of skillfulness and knowledge. Our knowledge in this field assists our clients formulate innovative and sensible business solutions to environmental matters.
We are leaders in disputes arising from pollution incidents that lead to property damage and personal injury. We help in resolving forestry problems, class action suits, environmental protests, insurance claims, and court proceedings involving contaminated site clean-ups.
In situations where insurance coverage problems are triggered by major environmental claims, we act as counsel; like for example, we have offered coverage opinions arising out of contamination related to large industrial facilities, major flooding events, landfill sites, asbestos claims, industrial explosions, and other significant incidents with adverse impacts on the environment.
Our lawyers advise and act for proponents of projects requiring environmental approvals under federal and provincial environmental assessment legislation. Our work consists of the representation of clients in relation to electric transmission lines, petrochemical plants, hydro electric and thermal generating stations (consisting of combined cycle and cogeneration plants), upstream oil and gas facilities (consisting of gathering pipelines, exploratory and production wells, gas plants, and oil batteries), oil sands development, natural gas pipeline facilities, and oil, high vapour pressure natural gas liquid facilities. We even offer services for parties affected by these types of projects.
Our Group has considerable experience in a broad range of resource development and energy-associated applications and proceedings representing gas and oil businesses, provincially and federally regulated pipeline businesses, petrochemical manufacturers, government and privately owned water, electric, and natural gas utilities. We also work extensively together with First Nations on project approvals.
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