We advise clients on environmental compliance, assist them in obtaining permits, and represent them in environmental exposure matters.
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Montana Environmental Attorneys & Natural Resources & Energy Lawyers
Montana businesses must comply with a wide range of environmental laws and regulations, not only before commencing operations, but also during and after operations cease. With decades of collective environmental, natural resource, and energy experience, we understand the critical importance that environmental and permitting matters have on company operations. Our environmental clients including those in transportation, mining, oil and gas, construction, and many other industries.
As environmental lawyers and natural resources and energy attorneys, we advise and represent clients in environmental permitting and compliance, hazardous and solid waste management and disposal, environmental impact statements and assessments, storm water discharge and runoff regulations, and remediation of landfills and other contaminated sites. We additionally represent clients in appeals when permits are are challenged by third parties, denied, and help our clients prepare real property agreements and resolve property title and survey problems.
Our environmental law attorneys provide counsel for complying with all aspects of federal and state environmental statutes, including, but not limited to, the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the Endangered Species Act, and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act.
Property and Environmental Cleanup
Our environmental attorneys are also experienced in assisting clients with initiating and defending cost recovery actions under state and federal superfund laws (CECRA and CERCLA), including seeking reimbursement for cleanup costs associated with Underground Storage Tanks, from Montana’s Petroleum Tank Release Compensation Board. With our extensive environmental law and litigation capability, BKBH can provide experienced counsel for all environmental matters affecting past, present, and future Montana property owners.
- Permit Needs Identification
- Representation in Permit Applications and Appeals
- Environmental Remediation and Liability for Contribution