Environmental Law

Whether you are a business about to buy or sell contaminated property, a developer seeking to understand the impact of wetlands and wetland buffers on your project, or a business owner that received a Notice of Violation from the USEPA or NJDEP, you need an experienced and knowledgeable environmental attorney on your side. Todd M. Hooker has successfully represented clients in environmental matters throughout New Jersey, as well as in other states, including New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Illinois, Nebraska and South Carolina.

We Can Guide You – See the Forest Through the Trees

Askin & Hooker, LLC provides an integrated approach to the practice of environmental law through their professional activities. Mr. Hooker has served on public boards, and has served as a visiting lecturer at Rutgers University Law School, and as leader in the American Bar Association’s Section on Environment, Energy & Resources. Mr. Hooker was also recently appointed by the the New Jersey State Bar Association to the Renewable Energy, Cleantech and Climate Change Committee. By combining this broad substantive and business-focused experience, the firm guides clients through the many challenges arising from the ever-changing intersection of federal, state, and local environmental laws.

Whether you are contemplating the purchase of commercial property, or the acquisition of a business that owns commercial property, or are engaged in environmental cost recovery litigation, conducting a site clean-up, or are preparing a land use application, we can provide strategic guidance and practical results-oriented legal counsel.