environmental

Ferriter Scobbo attorneys have decades of experience representing municipal, corporate and individual clients in a wide array of environmental matters. Our cases have covered cost recovery, administrative proceedings, arbitrations and mediations and environmental insurance litigation in federal and state courts.

We have also worked closely with clients on issues related to the remediation of environmentally impacted sites and the environmental aspects of corporate transactions. We have also worked on CERCLA Superfund sites in the Northeast and Southeast as well as Chapter 21 E sites in Massachusetts.

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In the Boardroom

  • Experience in advising entities in instances of
  • Releases of Oil, Hazardous Material and Petroleum
  • Contaminated soil and groundwater
  • Stormwater management
  • Securing lenders, buyers and sellers for contaminated property
  • Environmental Due Diligence
  • Phase I and Phase II site assessments
  • Internal Compliance Audits
  • Access and remediation agreements
  • Risk Assessment and limitation
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Preventative Planning
  • Nuclear Plant Operational Procedures and Shutdowns
  • Insurance coverage, including:
    • Pollution Liability
    • Environmental Cost Cap
    • Historic Insurance Policy Coverage
    • Existing Insurance Policy Coverag
  • Project environmental permitting at local, state and federal levels
  • Brownfield redevelopment strategy and management
  • Tax credits and incentives assessments
  • Draft Environmental Impact Reports
  • Final Environmental Impact Reports

 

 

 

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In the Courtroom

  • Initiate actions against responsible parties for releases
  • Recovery of response costs from insurers and responsible parties
  • Recovery of diminution of property value
  • Defend cost recovery and damages claims
  • Defense counsel during regulatory investigations and enforcement actions
  • Negotiation of consent decrees, administrative orders and covenants not to sue
Our solutions statehouse: 

In the Statehouse

  • Compliance with government regulations
  • Drafting regulations and administrative rulemakings
  • Securing permits for activities regulated under environmental statutes
  • Experience dealing with
    • Massachusetts Contingency Plan
    • The Clean Water Act (state and federal)
    • Clean Air Act (state and federal)
    • Solid Waste Management Act
    • Wetlands Protections Act
    • The Oil Protection Act
    • CERCLA (Superfund)
    • MEPA and NEPA
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Representative Attorneys

Nick Scobbo
Bob Rodophele
Ann Ryan-Small