Environmental Law

While there are many federal laws regulating environmental issues, the majority are specific to each state. Born, raised, and practicing law in Louisiana, attorneys at the Pesnell Law Firm are well versed in the laws of the Bayou State.

We are committed to protecting the natural resources of Louisiana while allowing for regulated development. The firm's environmental practice includes:

  • Water issues
  • Air
  • Title V compliance
  • Release reporting
  • Superfund
  • TSCA
  • TMDLs, OPA
  • SPCC
  • RECAP (state remediation program)
  • DNR oilfield waste remediation programs
  • Wetland
  • Underground injection well
  • Compliance audits
  • Environmental management systems

The broad experience of the Pesnell attorneys in oil, gas and natural resource areas frequently protects the rights of our clients in state and federal environmental actions. We have successfully obtained air and water permits for a variety of issues.

Our vast knowledge of Superfund issues, RCRA, and the remediation of all types of hazardous and non-hazardous waste makes the Pesnell Law Firm a leader in environment issues in Louisiana.

Commercial Law

The Pesnell Law Firm handles commercial litigation in north and central Louisiana including:

  • Contract disputes
  • Business litigation
  • Land transactions
  • Real estate litigation
  • Landlord tenant actions
  • Corporate set up
  • Insurance disputes
  • Security law

The firm is involved in all aspects of negotiation, drafting, and review of written agreements, as well as dispute litigation. Lawyers at the Pesnell Law Firm are well versed in the laws and statutes regulating land transactions. We make sure the client's rights are always protected.

The lawyers at the Pesnell Law firm are qualified to represent either party—plaintiff or defendant—in all commercial matters. From the developer or buyer in real estate transactions to landlord/tenant disputes, the Pesnell Law Firm protects your rights. While aggressively protecting your interests, we make the attorney/client relationship one of mutual trust and respect.

Knowledge you can trust

When you need advice from an experienced Louisiana law firm with integrity you can trust, the Pesnell Law Firm is prepared to answer your questions at 318 226-5577 or contact us online.

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Our Office

  • Shreveport Office


    400 Travis Street
    Suite 1100
    Shreveport, Louisiana 71101