PLC Rates Foley Hoag as a Leading Firm for Environmental Law

November 11, 2011

PLC Which Lawyer? has ranked Foley Hoag LLP as a leading firm in Boston for environmental law in its 2011 Environment guide.

Foley Hoag was one of only two law firms in the city to receive the “leading” designation from PLC. Adam Kahn, Foley Hoag co-managing partner, and Seth Jaffe, chair of the firm’s Administrative Law Department and coordinator of the Environmental Practice Group, received individual recommendations from PLC.

Foley Hoag’s Environmental Practice Group has been New England’s preeminent environmental practice for the past 20 years and provides strategic environmental compliance counseling nationwide. The practice has the depth and capacity to handle the wide array of environmental issues that businesses can face, including the permitting of new projects, cost-effective cleanup of urban Brownfields properties, due diligence in the support of acquisitions, and the defense and prosecution of environmental litigation, among others. Clients include Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies, as well as emerging businesses, environmental technology firms, institutions, municipalities, and state authorities.

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