Environmental Law (Energy/Oil/Gas)
Closely aligned with oil and gas law is BIS’s environmental practice. The firm has represented clients in environmental cases before various Federal agencies, including the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (formally the Department of Natural Resources), the State Oil & Gas Board and other state agencies and local governments. Environmental matters include toxic tort cases, transportation and disposal of hazardous materials, protection of ground water resources, treatment and disposal of solid waste, State and Federal Regulations of Air and Water Quality and the development of public water supply distribution systems.