If your airport has learned about PFAS contamination in its soil or local groundwater supplies, we can help guide you.
“The Airport Authority felt it was important to have a major law firm experienced in environmental law representing the Airport. PFAS is a vast environmental concern to all airports, and we feel SL Environmental will be great representation for the Authority working in collaboration with our engineering firm to cover all the issues when the time comes.”
Executive Director, Westmoreland County Airport Authority
Your airport can retain our legal team on an investigatory basis at no upfront cost or commitment to future litigation. If you choose to move forward with litigation, we will provide our services on a contingency fee basis, meaning that a fee is only paid if a favorable outcome is achieved.
Retaining our team does not jeopardize your airport’s ability to seek and secure other funding sources and provides you with specialized legal and technical advice pertaining to PFAS, all under attorney-client protection.
This includes determining potential offsite liability for both property owners and natural resources.
We have 20+ years exclusively representing water suppliers in contamination cases. The polluters we aim to hold accountable know that we are very experienced in our field and that we are not afraid to go to trial.
Those responsible for the contamination are some of the largest chemical companies in the country, and we have the resources and the commitment to see this through and our clients the best possible outcome.
We go after the big corporations that manufactured the contaminants, helping you secure funds to cover clean up costs while protecting your local community.
Collectively, we represent over 100 clients — including states, municipalities, water suppliers, and airports in a PFAS multidistrict litigation (MDL).
Douglas & London has over two decades of litigation experience. In prosecuting cases, the firm’s co-founding partners have served in leadership roles and as trial counsel in some of the largest national MDLs in the country. In the C-8 MDL, Gary Douglas served as co-lead trial counsel in the first two trial cases and lead counsel in the third case, securing a total combined award of more than $20 million for the three plaintiffs. Michael London served as the lead negotiator for settlement in the C-8 litigation, successfully negotiating a $670.7 million settlement with DuPont. Mr. Douglas and Mr.London currently serve on thePlaintiffs Executive Committee in the AFFF MDL.
Levin Papantonio Rafferty is recognized as one of the top litigation firms in the country. Its team of over thirty attorneys have been litigating personal injury and products liability cases since its inception in 1955. Members of the firm have served on Plaintiffs’ Steering Committees and/or Plaintiffs’ Executive Committees in over 20 MDLs across the nation. The firm focuses on all aspects of trial preparation for our PFAS cases, including working up expert reports, organizing discovery, taking depositions, organizing trial exhibits, and drafting and defending motions in limine and Daubert motions.