Tom Lingan is an environmental attorney who represents public and private entities in environmental litigation and compliance counseling. Tom concentrates his practice on civil and criminal environmental litigation, administrative enforcement proceedings, environmental tort litigation involving property contamination, and personal injury, with a particular focus on permitting and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) compliance for large infrastructure projects. He is also well versed in all aspects of environmental due diligence involving real estate and corporate transactions.
Tom is familiar with virtually all significant environmental compliance and litigation matters, including matters involving air, water, solid waste, toxic substances, asbestos, lead paint, community right-to-know, and endangered species He currently serves as principal NEPA co-counsel for the Maryland Transportation Authority.
Tom also has significant experience in defending citizen suit challenges brought under various federal environmental statutes.