Our public entity and utility clients entrust us to help them solve their most challenging water contamination problems.
Since 2003, SL Environmental Law Group, P.C. has focused solely on water contamination litigation. We've helped over 150 clients, resulting in over $1.2 billion recovered in settlements and trials, to pay for the cost of contamination clean-up.
“The SL Environmental Law Group team is organized and highly knowledgeable about water contamination issues. If any question came up, they immediately had the answer. Bottom line, we achieved what we set out to do — win.”
GM, Sunny Slope Water Company
“We've certainly recommended SL Environmental Law Group to others for the same reasons we chose them. The speed at which we saw results, in this case a substantial settlement from the defendant, was unlike anything I've seen before.”
Former SVP, Golden State Water Company
“SL Environmental Law Group has made every step of the process easy for us. The team’s experience with water contamination litigation meant incredible support on their part, relieving the burden on us.”
Executive Director Sudbury Water District (Mass.)
“This is a tremendous victory for New Yorkers and a clear message to polluters. I am grateful for the tireless efforts of our attorneys — particularly our outside counsel, SL Environmental Law Group.”
Corporation Counsel, New York City
“We are delighted to have achieved this settlement, which will help the city replace its water supply with a system that is safe and reliable.”
Former Mayor, St. Louis (Michigan)
Stay current on where regulation is heading and how it may impact water systems.
Assist water systems in identifying the origin of their water contamination.
Work with leading water treatment experts to recommend appropriate technologies, evaluate costs, and funding sources to cover the expenses.
Develop communication strategies for water districts and municipalities to use with ratepayers, and the community.
Investigate potential claims to determine strategy, identify responsible parties and options to fund treatment costs.
Represent water systems against the chemical companies responsible for water contamination, to recover water treatment-related costs.
We have successfully represented water systems, municipalities, states, and businesses in contamination cases for 20+ years, focusing on a wide range of contaminants, including 1,2,3-TCP, MTBE, p-CBSA, PCE, PCBs, perchlorate, and PFAS.