BHGR Wins Federal Court Ruling on Behalf of County Client in Environmental Case

Maki IatridisJosh Marks, and Ann Rhodes helped La Plata County prevail in an environmental contamination case in which the County bought a property from the Defendant manufacturer who had left its chemical wastes in the ground at the time of sale.  After a three-week federal court trial for claims under CERCLA and RCRA, the Court found in favor of the County and ordered the Defendant manufacturer to pay 75% of the County's past and future investigation and cleanup costs.