- Enforcement Defense
- Private Party Litigation
- Real Estate Transaction Support
- Defend numerous clients in federal and/or state enforcement actions brought by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management and/or the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency involving asserted environmental violations under various regulatory programs, including solid waste, hazardous waste, air toxics emissions, general duty clause, hazardous chemical reporting, community right-to-know, and water. Negotiated numerous consent agreements and decrees for injunctive relief and administrative penalties.
- Represent various clients in complex site investigations and remedial programs for contaminated sites in numerous towns and cities in Rhode Island.
- Represent numerous clients in environmental aspects of the sale, acquisition, or lease of brownfields properties, including review of environmental conditions and potential liabilities, indemnities, access agreements, federal and state approvals, and environmental insurance.
For more examples of Environmental Law work, visit Jennifer Cervenka's bio.