Energy companies must frequently contend with environmental and toxic tort allegations. The manner in which these claims are resolved can have an enormous impact on a company’s bottom line. Whether these claims are brought by individuals or brought as mass torts or class actions, it is imperative to retain the highest caliber of legal counsel.
Nationally regarded by peers and by industry observers alike, the litigation boutique of Pierce & O’Neill, LLP offers skilled legal representation to energy and commercial clients in environmental matters and toxic tort litigation. Based in Houston, our firm has a national scope serving clients nationwide.
Our lawyers represent clients facing a wide spectrum of issues, including land contamination claims, natural resource disputes, chemical exposure, water pollution, wrongful death and injury claims.
We recognize just how much is at stake for our clients in any of these matters, and we work diligently and strategically to bring each case to a successful conclusion. Some of our representative matters in this area of practice include:
A hallmark of our practice, in environmental litigation and in other claims, is engaging in early case assessment designed to maximize client resources and minimize risk. Through this approach, our attorneys are able to develop appropriate tactics in a given matter. Over time, we have gained a reputation nationally for our work in the defense of these claims.