Environmental law is taken very seriously at Hamburg, Rubin, Mullin, Maxwell & Lupin. It’s an area which covers: Litigation concerning injuries to individuals from spills and pollution; Litigation concerning damage to land, personal property and ground water; Representation before governmental agencies on issues involving cleanups, costs and penalties; Representation before Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and other agencies to obtain environmental approval and permits.
In addition to individuals and businesses, our environmental law attorneys represent governmental entities such as sewer and water boards before the Pennsylvania DEP on notices of violation and enforcement proceedings. Both businesses as well as governmental agencies have to operate in accordance with environmental statutes. Notices of environmental violation can be challenged and litigated through an administrative process before the DEP.