Due to the Covid-19 situation, Carlsmith Ball's personnel are primarily working remotely to serve our clients.

However, our offices remain open. Office hours and contact phone numbers by location are available on the "Locations" link of our home page.

Practice Areas

Environmental Regulation & Compliance

Environmental issues are increasingly important to companies conducting business in the Pacific Region. Carlsmith Ball attorneys have a unique understanding of issues and regulations facing environmental clients throughout the Pacific. Carlsmith represents major landowners and developers as well as agribusiness, energy and banking clients. ​

Our work on their behalf includes counsel and representation in matters regarding: 

  • Allocation of environmental risk in business transactions
  • Environmental permitting and compliance​
  • Clean-up of contaminated property (CERCLA, RCRA)
  • Oil spills (Oil Pollution Act)
  • Endangered Species Act
  • Defense of government enforcement actions