Leah takes a big-picture approach in advising clients as they face challenges on environmental, food safety, and regulatory compliance issues. She draws on experience gained in cases involving the EPA, FDA, and other public agencies.
Leah’s success as a counselor, litigator and negotiator reflects her combination of subject matter expertise, industry knowledge, and creativity. Her work includes:
Investigating, assessing, and remediating vapor intrusion issues at sites with historic solvent contamination
Providing environmental liability assessments and risk management during transactional due diligence
Implementing the Food Safety Modernization Act and advising on food labeling matters (e.g., “natural” claims, standards of identity)
Navigating local, county, and state environmental regulations to permit and build or expand manufacturing facilities and commercial dairy operations
Articles in the National Law Review database by Leah Hurtgen Ziemba