Attorneys play a critical role in avoiding potential pitfalls
ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING FOR
BY MICHAEL RUTTER, ESQ. AND CHRISTINE ROY, ESQ.
It takes a deep understanding of environmental regulations and property restrictions to successfully plan
and develop today’s infrastructure projects. The potential pitfalls are not always readily apparent and can
add costly delays to the project schedule. It is particularly challenging when the properties impacted are
preserved farmland or are encumbered with Green Acres restrictions, conservation easements or other