Brian and his staff were able to sift through the details of the transactions, keep dialogue with a pile of contacts on both the seller and buyer side, and make a confusing transaction feel like a breeze to the properties involved.
I would highly recommend Monaghan Safar Ducham to assist in any real estate, environmental, civic or town related law matters."
– Meg McGovern
Donahue & Associates


Environmental, Land Use & Utility

At Monaghan Safar Ducham we provide business-focused solutions to environmental problems through counseling, negotiation, administrative action, and litigation. We work with key technical and industry personnel to offer clients a full range of environmental services. Our goal is to combine our legal experience with the knowledge of leading outside experts to ensure that every client receives the best available advice and representation.

Permitting: We have in-depth experience representing clients in the issuance of local and state environmental and related construction permits.

Litigation: We are aggressive and experienced litigators with substantial experience in complex lawsuits arising under federal, state and local environmental regulations. We also seek cost-effective alternatives to litigation through dispute resolution, including mediation, negotiation and arbitration.

Counseling: We provide advice, counseling and representation on existing and proposed regulatory obligations.

Environmental Enforcement: We have strong working relationships with personnel at local and state enforcement offices and an in-depth knowledge of the enforcement process, including penalty calculations and ways to achieve clients’ goals on behalf of landowners, regulated entities and regulating entities.