Environmental & Climate Change Litigation


Environmental & Climate Change Litigation

Environmental regulation and the growing concern with the Environment and Climate Change have increased litigation in this sector, especially misdemeanor and criminal lawsuits, which can carry liability for both undertakings and their officers.

Environmental misdemeanor lawsuits are filed by the proper authorities. VdA therefore has a multidisciplinary team that helps you along misdemeanor lawsuits from your reply to charges and notices of misdemeanor from the regulators (APA and IGAMAOT) to the end of the proceedings.

Both undertakings and individuals may be held criminally liable for any potential violations of environmental rules. VdA also assists clients in these proceedings that have mushroomed in recent years.

We represent clients in misdemeanor and criminal lawsuits in connection with water resources, noise, hazardous substances, fire, wastewater, waste management, and allowance compliance.


  • Misdemeanor lawsuits filed by environmental regulators
  • Environmental criminal lawsuits (pollution, violation of environmental rules)
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