Our attorneys have handled a wide variety of civil and administrative matters, representing individuals, commercial entities, agricultural operations including chemical suppliers, aerial applicators, producers, dairies and other businesses in cases under state and federal environmental statutes and regulations. 


Our agricultural attorneys have a state-wide practice of representing clients in a wide variety of civil and administrative cases that run the gamut from individuals to dairies and companies of all sizes.

       Relevant Experience in Environmental Law and Agricultural includes: 

  • Regional Water Quality Control Board, EPA and Air District investigations and enforcement actions
  • Underground storage tank compliance and tank fund applications
  • Federal and State Superfund sites cost-recovery for environmental damages
  • Environmental due diligence for commercial real estate and business transactions
  • Prosecution and defense of citizen suits under federal and state statutes 
  • Land Use Entitlements and Permitting of energy projects including digesters, wind turbines, solar farms, co-generation facilities and ethanol producers
  • Proposition 65 Compliance and Litigation 
  • Compliance and defense and prosecution of cases under CEQA 
  • Personal injury suits from alleged exposure to hazardous substances, also known as "toxic torts” 
  • Ag sale and lease agreements 
  • PACA claims and administrative proceedings 
  • Ag equipment lease and financing 
  • Water rights applications and entitlements 
  • Food safety regulations and compliance

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