Environmental Case Studies
Silicon Valley Law Group represented a small manufacturing company in a criminal enforcement action, when its President was sued for health and safety code violations. After much sophisticated criminal motion practice, SVLG settled the case for a reasonable civil fine and no criminal conviction.
Silicon Valley Law Group represented the former owners of a shopping center that had been sold. PCE contamination was discovered from a dry cleaner on the property. SVLG's Environmental Law Group successfully defended the former owners andobtainedinsurance coverage to pay for the defense.
Silicon Valley Law Group represented a high tech manufacturing company whose property was bought by developers and developed into condominiums. In the course of development, solvent contamination was discovered. The developer sued our client for millions. SVLG obtained a complete insurance defense for our client and settled the case for a fraction of the plaintiff's claim. In addition, our client did not take any share of the responsibility for the clean up.