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Chadbourne advised YPF, the major Argentinean oil and gas producer, in an action brought by New Jersey and Occidental Chemical Corporation in connection with one of the country's largest environmental litigations.

Chadbourne's environmental lawyers assist project developers, major corporations and lending institutions with project finance transactions, permitting and compliance, corporate and real estate transactions, public-private partnership agreements and litigation covering a wide range of environmental laws. We advise our clients on:

  • Environmental negotiation and litigation
  • Project finance and corporate transactions
  • Environmental counseling
  • Renewable energy

In addition to our strong US practice, our lawyers have handled environmental issues and requirements around the world and are closely familiar with international guidelines such as the Equator Principles and those published by the International Finance Corporation. As a result, we can help structure projects and transactions to help minimize the risks associated with environmental issues. Through Chadbourne's global network, we have contacts with lawyers in numerous countries. As a result, we can quickly obtain information on environmental requirements in many nations and can assist clients in identifying and managing knowledgeable local counsel when needed.

Blogs

The DC Circuit Court surprised everyone Monday by rescheduling Clean Power Plan oral arguments to September 27, 2016 before the court's full panel of judges. Although this...
Although EPA expects the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to rule in the coming weeks on motions to stay implementation of the Clean Power Plan, planning by...
Wind and solar appear to be winners under the final Clean Power Plan that the US Environmental Protection Agency released in early August to reduce US carbon dioxide emissions...
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Publications

by Andrew Skroback and Richard Waddington, in Washington Attorneys general from Massachusetts and the US Virgin Islands announced in late March that they are joining ongoing...
Greenhouse gas emissions remained flat globally for the second year in a row in 2015, according to the International Energy Agency. Emissions are decoupling from economic growth....
A new law enacted in December should streamline should environmental review and permitting of large infrastructure projects. The new law is called the “Fixing America’s Surface...

Events

Strafford CLE Webinar
TOUSA Revisited: Strategies for Lenders in Loan Transactions with Distressed Companies Tuesday, May 3, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT In what is welcome news for lenders, a Florida...
American Bar Association International Law Section Fall Meeting
Thomas J. Hall, partner and co-head of Chadbourne's Commercial Litigation practice, was a panelist on a session titled "Sovereign Debt Litigation: Lessons from...
International Bar Association Annual Meeting
Thomas Hall, partner at Chadbourne & Parke spoke on the topic “Claims Against Directors: Is D&O Insurance Enough Protection in the Context of the Financial Storm?" at...

Blogs

The DC Circuit Court surprised everyone Monday by rescheduling Clean Power Plan oral arguments to September 27, 2016 before the court's full panel of judges. Although this...
Although EPA expects the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to rule in the coming weeks on motions to stay implementation of the Clean Power Plan, planning by...
Wind and solar appear to be winners under the final Clean Power Plan that the US Environmental Protection Agency released in early August to reduce US carbon dioxide emissions...