Environment & Natural Resources

Our Environment and Natural Resources team advises clients on administrative proceedings, litigation, enforcement, and legislative matters. Our team has an on-the-ground understanding of legislative and regulatory developments of environmental law at the federal, state and local levels.

Cascione draws on broad experience to handle all types of complex environmental, resources, occupational health and safety, and product safety issues for clients across a variety of industries. The firm helps clients navigate legal and regulatory requirements as well as to resolve environmental, regulatory, and commercial disputes that arise throughout Brazil, particularly on who to manage the environmental issues and associated risks that arise in the course of clients’ corporate transactions and capital markets activities.

We ally a deep knowledge concerning the environmental policies with experience before the environmental agencies and authorities. Among the main services of our practice we highlight:

  • Environmental permits and licenses;
  • Environmental impact studies;
  • Environmental site assessments;
  • Environmental liabilities remediation and mitigation
  • Environmental audits and due diligences;
  • Administrative and judicial proceedings on environmental issues;
  • Laws on use of water and forest resources; and
  • Projects on generation and marketing of carbon credits.