Foley Environmental Attorneys Chosen for Global Law Series

16 January 2007 Media Contact: Dan Farrell News

Foley Attorneys Pen Chapter of “Getting the Deal Through” Series.

Foley announced today that the firm’s Environmental Regulation Practice has been selected to contribute the U.S. law chapter in a book summarizing the environmental laws of 25 countries. The book is the latest in the worldwide “Getting The Deal Through” series of comparative legal analysis published by Law Business Research Ltd in London (LBR) in partnership with the International Bar Association.

LBR’s annual publications cover the laws and regulations in various countries in more than 30 specialty areas, including copyright, corporate governance, franchise and mergers & acquisitions. The book devotes a chapter to the laws of each country, and LBR asks just one law firm to write the chapter. This year LBR has expanded its series to include a book on environmental law, and they selected Foley to contribute the chapter on U.S. environmental law.

For more information on Getting the Deal Through: Environmental Law, or LBR’s Getting the Deal Through series, visit

Foley’s Environmental Regulation Practice provides clients with a full range of environmental services, including litigation, transactional due diligence, consulting, and compliance services. The practice is comprised of more than 25 attorneys practicing in all areas of environmental law on projects across the United States, and attorneys are dedicated to providing environmental solutions that fit the economic, business, and legal framework in which companies operate. Understanding the trends and history of environmental law under the umbrella of current regulatory controls provides Foley attorneys with an in-depth and unique perspective on implementing cost-effective legal solutions.

Foley & Lardner LLP provides the full range of corporate legal counsel. Our attorneys understand today’s most complex business issues, including corporate governance, securities enforcement, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property counseling and litigation, outsourcing and information technology, labor and employment, environmental, and tax. The firm offers total solutions in the automotive, emerging technologies, energy, entertainment and media, financial services, food, golf and resort services, insurance, health care, life sciences, nanotechnology, and sports industries.

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