Foley Hoag Attorneys Co-Author Section of Legal 500 Environmental Law 2020 Guide

November 14, 2019

Foley Hoag partners Carine Le Roy-GleizesFrédéric ScanvicCorentin Chevallier and associate Pauline Leddet-Troadec were invited by Legal 500 to contribute to the first edition of its guide devoted to environmental law.

This guide provides a general presentation of environmental law and provides a global vision of the major challenges in this area. The purpose of this guide is to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of environmental law and practice in a variety of jurisdictions. Each chapter of this guide provides information on current environmental issues in a particular country and covers topics such as, environmental authorizations, soil and groundwater contamination, regulatory regimes for waste and climate change as well as information and opinions on the most common problems in their respective countries.

Le Roy-Gleizes works on both litigation and advisory matters having to do with environmental regulations regarding regulated facilities, industrial risks, waste management, water or air impacts, soil and groundwater contamination, health and safety-related issues, sustainable development and chemical products.

Scanvic has broad experience in the public, administrative, energy and environmental law sectors, and works on both advisory and litigious matters in these fields.

Chevallier counsels clients on mining and environmental issues, including those regarding hazardous and registered facilities, waste law, water and air quality law, and energy regulations.

Leddet-Troadec focuses on matters regarding industrial environmental law including classified facilities, waste management, technological risk prevention plans and contaminated sites and soils.