The term “environmental law” refers to any legal work where the issue at hand will have an environmental impact. An environmental lawyer is a negotiator, a counselor and an advocate in administrative proceedings, representing plaintiffs’ litigation against municipal action and sometimes defending projects on behalf or clients or municipalities.

Lawyers at The Knoer Group, PLLC have been involved in legal aspects of environmental issues for nearly 25 years. We have been actively involved in representing individuals, corporations and municipal entities with regard to the remediation of contaminated sites, cost allocation among potentially responsible parties, and petroleum spill clean-up response.

The Knoer Group has represented individuals, municipalities and developers, with regard to wind energy projects.

Lawyers at The Knoer Group have assisted clients in navigating the Brownfield Cleanup program in New York State from application to receipt of reimbursable tax credits.