An accomplished lawyer with more than 25 years of experience, George advises and represents clients on business-critical environmental matters. His broad environmental law practice includes environmental litigation, environmental enforcement defense, emergency response, and environmental compliance counseling.
As part of that practice, George counsels
clients on responding to refinery, chemical plant, pipeline, and industrial
accidents, including government investigations and enforcement actions, citizen
suits, and tort litigation. He represents clients in state and federal courts,
where litigation involves substantive environmental matters and toxic torts. He
counsels clients on a range of environmental matters, including Clean Air Act,
Clean Water Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Outer Continental
Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA), Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), and natural resource damage issues.
George also advises clients on environmental enforcement and regulatory issues
related to refineries, chemical plants, other process industries, oil and gas
exploration and production, and pipelines. He defends corporations and
individuals charged with, or investigated for, criminal violations of state and
federal environmental laws. George also conducts internal evaluations and
recommends appropriate responses and corrective measures.