New York Environmental Impact Lawyer

Don’t underestimate the environmental impact of your development project. The government authorities won’t. At Jacobowitz & Gubits, LLP, our New York environmental law attorneys stay on the cutting edge of environmental regulatory issues and requirements. We provide experienced and knowledgeable counsel to all clients in our environmental law practice.

Handling All Aspects of Environmental Law Issues and Disputes

No matter where you are in the planning stages of your project, it is important to get straight, clear answers about the complex laws related to environmental impact and protection. Contact us at 845-778-2121 to arrange a consultation about your municipal land development laws.

Our environmental practice encompasses a wide variety of environmental matters, including the following:

  • C & D landfill permits and closures
  • SPDES (State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System) proceedings
  • Wetlands compliance
  • Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act
  • Asbestos abatement planning
  • Municipal landfill closures

Attorney Larry Wolinsky heads our environmental law team. He and our team work with clients on specific permitting issues and due diligence issues. They have been involved in environmental compliance matters at the state and federal levels. Additionally, they have significant experience seeking compliance with the State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA).

Environmental Litigation

Our environmental team has substantial experience appearing before administrative agencies and judicial bodies. We have defended businesses alleged to have violated such laws as the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), the Clean Water Act and CERCLA (Superfund). When applicable, our firm takes a collaborative approach. We will enlist the services of other lawyers at our firm when their expertise will best serve our client’s interests.

We invite you to learn more about environmental law by visiting these article links:

  • Wetlands Regulations Supreme Court Ruling
  • Climate Change and Land Use Conference by attorney John C. Cappello

For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced lawyer regarding an environmental matter requiring legal attention, please contact us. Jacobowitz & Gubits has two offices in the Mid-Hudson Valley and represents clients throughout New York.