Louis A. Evans brings 30 years of experience in environmental law to Herrick's clients. He focuses on environmental issues in connection with development and redevelopment projects, real estate management and remediation of contaminated properties. Lou also advises on environmental issues in corporate, financial and real estate transactions.
Lou helps Herrick's clients assess risks, negotiate environmental terms and commitments, secure environmental site assessments and insurance, and comply with environmental regulations. He represents clients before federal, state and local regulatory agencies on brownfield projects, remediation, Superfund issues, permitting, and defense of violations. He also acts as environmental counsel to developers, financiers and property owners. Lou started his career with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, where he served as an enforcement attorney for 10 years.