Sherman & Howard’s environmental matters attorneys offer our clients a wide array of environmental services which fall within three general categories: (1) Administrative — permits and licenses, regulatory compliance, environmental audits, spill response and reporting, environmental impact review, regulatory rulemaking proceedings, and enforcement actions; (2) Litigation –defense of civil actions under Federal and State environmental laws and the common law, including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA); and (3) Transactional preparation of environmental agreements and transaction documents regarding property and corporate acquisitions and sales, due diligence review, environmental site assessments, environmental insurance, and development and implementation of Brownfield projects. Our extensive legal expertise is coupled with strong scientific backgrounds which accentuate and enhance our ability to coordinate effectively and efficiently with our clients’ technical consultants as well as with federal and state regulators in evaluating and resolving complex environmental issues.