Adam Baas concentrates his practice in the area of environmental litigation, regulatory compliance, corporate successor liability and transactions involving environmentally impacted assets.

Adam has experience in a wide range of environmental and successor liability matters and has been lead counsel in representing corporate clients in complex litigation matters, including regulatory enforcement actions, product liability suits, cost recovery actions, natural resource damage claims, toxic torts, alter ego claims, and parent/subsidiary successor liability actions. He also has experience in advising clients on regulatory compliance with state and federal environmental laws and regulations; managing Superfund and legacy site investigations and clean up; negotiating consent orders and settlement agreements with state and federal regulators; storm water management; representing clients in the investigation, remediation, and purchase and sale of contaminated properties; negotiating access and investigation agreements with regulatory agencies and private entities; and in reviewing and advising on the environmental aspects of real estate and asset transactions.

Adam has worked directly with officials from the USEPA, NOAA, Fish and Wildlife, the USDOI and multiple state agencies to negotiate agreements on compliance, cost recovery, NRDA and redevelopment matters. He also regularly advises clients on business decisions as they relate to liability exposure, remediation and redevelopment, and public relations matters.

Adam has led multiple teams of attorneys through large, complex e-discovery matters involving millions of pages of material, terabytes of data and scores of custodians located across the US. His experience includes: the organization and supervision of large electronic document reviews; negotiating e-discovery protocols and protective orders; hiring outside vendors and web-host facilities; and counseling clients on data retention policies.