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Water and wastewater

Eversheds Sutherland advises leading water and wastewater companies, investors, utilities, contractors, operators and governmental entities in addressing challenges unique to their industry. Our experienced team can offer you advice and support with respect to water regulation, the acquisition and disposition of assets, project financing, private equity investment, construction, operation and maintenance of water-related infrastructure, and the development and licensing of new technologies.

We can help you understand and take advantage of today’s global water and wastewater market by resolving environmental issues and managing infrastructure and procurement needs, including issues arising in such rapidly developing areas as hydraulic fracking.

Experienced water and wastewater lawyers

We have an extensive level of experience of working within the water sector. Our team includes individuals who worked in-house within the sector and who possess a thorough understanding of the way that the sector operates. Our attorneys are backed by colleagues across the firm who provide experience in diverse legal matters impacting the water industry, including:

  • corporate
  • securities
  • finance
  • arbitration and litigation
  • construction
  • international
  • intellectual property
  • employment
  • federal, state, local and international tax
  • Indigenous Peoples’ water rights and resources
  • riparian rights
  • water sourcing and sales

Contact our water and wastewater team

If you would like any further information or need advice on water and wastewater regulation, then please do not hesitate to contact our legal team.

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