Louisiana Toxic Tort Defense Attorneys
Decades of Legal Counsel and Litigation Services in Baton Rouge
The federal government has created strict regulations on liability for environmental damage. Compliance with these regulations is critical to success for local governments and businesses. Failure to comply — even unknowingly assuming liability for another's pollution — can lead to costly litigation.
When you face legal concerns related to environmental law or toxic torts, turn to the experienced attorneys at Carleton Loraso Hebert & Wittenbrink, LLC. Our Baton Rouge, Louisiana, law firm offers candid legal counsel that helps our clients:
- Avoid potential pitfalls
- Minimize and eliminate legal consequences in negotiations and litigation
Our Environmental Law Practice
At Carleton Loraso Hebert & Wittenbrink, LLC, we represent businesses, government entities and individuals in a wide range of environmental law matters, which include:
- Superfund sites/liability for toxic waste
- Legacy oil fields
- Asbestos containing materials (ACMs)
- Marine pollution
- Groundwater contamination
- Underground aquifer pollution
- Soil remediation
- Issues relating to incinerators, waste and disposal
- Government permitting
We have the resources to handle complex litigation on behalf of both small and large companies operating in Louisiana and throughout the United States. Our clients have included homeowners, small businesses and large-scale, high-profile corporations like CITGO Petroleum Corp., Bituminous Insurance Company and Chevron Texaco Corporation.
Our lead environmental lawyer is Steve Carleton, who is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell's* peer-review rating system and is a member of the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel. For more information, please contact our Baton Rouge office.
Carleton Loraso Hebert & Wittenbrink, LLC accepts credit cards, is available for after-hour appointments, employs English and French speakers, and is conveniently located in downtown Baton Rouge. To contact experienced Baton Rouge environmental law attorneys call 225-234-0521.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.