Joseph Maternowski serves as Chair of Hessian & McKasy's Environmental Law Practice Group. At Hessian & McKasy, we are well prepared to respond to your needs in all areas of environmental law and compliance. We have extensive experience in the public and private sectors and are familiar with federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations. We have broad experience with environmental regulations and permitting matters involving air quality, water quality, solid and hazardous waste management.
We represent clients in enforcement and permitting proceedings before federal agencies including the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the U. S. Department of Transportation. We also deal routinely with state environmental agencies, such as the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, on a range of regulatory and enforcement issues. For information about federal and state agencies please see the Links at the bottom of this page.
We also represent clients in litigation related to enforcement, insurance coverage matters and disputes involving contaminated property. We assist clients with the assessment of environmental liability in mergers and acquisitions and in real estate and commercial transactions.