Land use, Development, and Natural Resources

Barg Coffin is a leader on wetlands regulation issues under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. Our attorneys have also been at the forefront of Clean Water Act jurisdictional issues, particularly in the wake of the Supreme Court's ruling in Rapanos v. United States, and have litigated key Ninth Circuit decisions regarding the scope of federal authority over wetlands. Our firm also regularly advises and assists clients with individual and nationwide wetlands permits.