February 24, 2020

Geoffrey K. Barnes

Geoffrey’s practice involves corporate counseling and litigation before state and federal courts and agencies. Over his long career, Geoffrey has handled matters covering the full spectrum of environmental law, including: issues arising under federal and state air, water, and solid and hazardous waste laws; enforcement claims; private party claims for cost recovery or diminution in property value; insurance claims for recovery of environmental cleanup costs; environmental criminal proceedings; employee exposure claims; evaluation and allocation of environmental risks in acquisitions and dispositions; and disputes over environmental indemnities. He also has significant experience in air regulatory matters, defending major enforcement actions in a broad range of industries including manufacturing, pulp and paper, chemicals, iron and steel, and mining operations.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Geoffrey K. Barnes