YLG handles matters involving a broad spectrum of environmental law.  

Our legal services include: 
  • Acquisition and sale of impacted properties
  • Consulting with owners, developers, contractors and lenders regarding environmental matters
  • Resolving legal problems arising out of contamination anticipated or discovered during the design and construction of projects
  • Resolving legal problems arising from discharge of contamination
  • Prosecuting and defending cases involving cost recovery and contribution actions under CERCLA and the Hawaii Environmental Response Law
  • Toxic Torts
  • Prosecuting and defending claims for damages arising out of contamination of real property
  • Defending cases involving the Clean Water Act and the Endangered Species Act (including citizen suits)
  • Resolving matters before administrative agencies
  • Assessing insurance coverage for and defending environmental contamination claims.