The Law Offices of Williams & Scheetz provides experienced legal representation regarding environmental law issues with an emphasis on ensuring that you or your company are adhering to the relevant laws and regulations. Environmental law involves legislation and court rulings governing activities affecting natural resources and public health. One of the chief concerns when considering environmental law is adhering to the policies and guidelines established by federal, state, and local agencies, such as the United States Environmental Protection Agency and Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.
The Law Offices of Williams & Scheetz specializes in counseling individuals and companies that are faced with environmental conditions when buying or selling property. These environmental conditions may include impacted environmental media (soil or groundwater), asbestos containing materials, lead based paint or mold in buildings. We are experienced in drafting and negotiating property transactions and access agreements. We have established relationships with environmental consulting firms to facilitate site remediation, when necessary.
In addition, The Law Offices of Williams & Scheetz has been legal counsel to the Pennsylvania Gasoline Retailers Association and Allied Trades and its members for the last 25 years. P.G.R.A. & A.T. is an association comprised of over 500 gas station and service station owners. Our firm has extensive experience in representing service station owners and individuals in matters relating to a vast array of environmental issues including:
As counsel for P.G.R.A. & A.T. our firm extensive experience in matters relating to underground storage tanks (“USTs”). An underground storage tank system is a tank and any underground piping connected to the tank that has at least 10 percent of its combined volume underground. Unfortunately, underground storage tanks sometimes leak and under many state and federal laws, there is a requirement that the leak be reported to the government. Tank leaks can lead to property damage, personal injury and groundwater contamination and leak cleanups are often costly and accompanied by litigation. Our firm is experienced in handling these types of matters and can assist you with:
If you are concerned about a matter relating to environmental law, we can certainly help. We welcome the opportunity to meet with your to discuss how our firm can assist you with your environmental law matters. Please call us at 215-322-7340 to schedule a free consultation today.
Williams & Scheetz
935 Second Street Pike,
Richboro, PA 18954-1549
Phone: (215) 322-7340
Fax: (215) 322-0237