Environmental concern plays a critical role in many business or commercial transactions, including sale, purchase or leasing of real property, and selection of suitable site for business or manufacturing.
Stella S. Liu, Esq. is experienced in assisting business clients with
- environmental due diligence investigation
- assessment of environmental risks to determine potential liabilities in connection with contaminated sites
- rendering comprehensive advice regarding the structure of transactions to address existing environmental issues, disclosure requirements, insurance coverage and appropriate indemnities
- resolving alleged violations of environmental and conservation laws, including negotiation for consent decrees and compliance schedules, and development of compliance and audit plans for government approval.
Overall, Stella adopts a comprehensive and sensible approach to achieve clients’ business objectives while minimizing their potential exposure to environmental risks which are often tremendously costly.