Baton Rouge Environmental Law Attorneys
Receipt of a notice of violation of state or federal environmental laws should be taken seriously. It is important to consult an attorney who can provide experienced criminal defense counsel on the alleged environmental crimes involved, as well as provide effective representation through any related corporate investigations.
Representing corporations and organizations of all sizes, as well as corporate CEOs, small business owners, and other business professionals, the law office of Hymel Davis & Petersen – Attorneys and Counselors at Law has the experience and knowledge to provide reliable representation and counsel for entities being investigated for or charged with environmental crimes.
Operating from offices in Baton Rouge, our environmental law lawyers provide aggressive, proactive, and experienced environmental crime defense services across Louisiana, along the Gulf Coast, and nationwide.
Comprehensive Environmental Law Representation
At the law office of Hymel Davis & Petersen, we can represent and advise you in matters involving:
- EPA investigations
- DEQ investigations
- Clean Air Act issues
- Clean Water Act issues
- Resource conservation issues
- Hazardous waste issues
- Environmental contamination concerns
- Environmental litigation
Like many of the other legal areas that our firm provides representation, handling complex litigation for clients charged with violating an environmental law requires significant knowledge, experience, and resources. At Hymel Davis & Petersen, we meet the needs of businesses and organizations of all sizes facing serious environmental law matters, and we can advise or represent clients on a wide range of environmental investigations or litigation.
Louisiana Lawyers — Hazardous Waste Violations
Many state and federal environmental regulations focus on the proper use, storage, and disposal of hazardous chemicals and other hazardous waste. Our Louisiana attorneys have extensive knowledge of hazardous waste laws, and we can provide effective counsel — whether your business has been served a notice of violation, has been confronted with a search warrant, or is facing inspection and entry of premises.
Our Louisiana environmental crime defense lawyers can discuss your rights and provide relentless defense against charges related to any of the following:
- Improper storage of hazardous waste
- Improper disposal of hazardous waste (dumping)
- Improper oilfield cleanup
- Soil and groundwater contamination
Given our experience handling environmental law and business fraud matters, we are also equipped to represent CEOs and other professionals facing charges related to falsifying documents, tampering with evidence, and other charges related to investigations involving corporate environmental crimes.
Experienced and Effective Environmental Law Attorneys
Our legal team is recognized by our peers for handling complex federal criminal defense and white collar crime cases for professional clients as well as corporations. Our law firm benefits from extensive legal experience, including the experience brought by three former federal prosecutors.