Sherry E. Jackman

Fax 310-201-2397

Representative Matters

  • Representing a Fortune 500 company in CERCLA / HSAA cost recovery matters
  • Representing a variety of companies with respect to site investigation and remediation of contamination (soil, groundwater, indoor air, etc.)
  • Providing compliance counseling regarding regulation of hazardous and non-hazardous wastes under state and federal laws and regulations
  • Conducting environmental due diligence in connection with the purchase and sale of contaminated real estate and providing advice regarding nature and extent of potential liabilities
  • Preparing complex damage models, calculations, and litigation simulations to inform settlement strategy
  • Working closely with retained experts and consultants with respect to site investigation and remediation efforts
  • Representing international oil company in federal multi-party litigation involving claims of leaking pipelines
  • Representing clients at a number of federal Superfund Sites, including the San Fernando Valley Superfund Site, Omega Superfund Site, and Casmalia Resources Superfund Site
  • Representing property owner in opposition to proposed redevelopment project undergoing environmental review under CEQA
  • Representing potentially responsible parties with respect to all aspects of site cleanups, site closures, facility inspections, and enforcement actions
  • Representing various clients with respect to underground storage tank issues and claims
  • Represented several related companies in a 2,000+ plaintiff toxic tort litigation involving alleged exposure to hazardous substances in air, surface water, and groundwater
  • Represented semiconductor manufacturer and related entity in two litigation matters involving allegations of in utero exposure to clean room chemicals
  • Represented a Fortune 500 company in contract dispute relating to responsibility for environmental cleanup
  • Provided hazardous waste compliance advice to chemical manufacturer with multi-state operations
  • Represented a Fortune 500 company in a Clean Water Act / SPCC enforcement matter
  • Represented manufacturing facility in Clean Water Act citizen stormwater lawsuit
  • Defended international manufacturer in litigation involving Proposition 65, CLRA, and UCL claims in California State Court, resulting in dismissal of case without leave to amend
  • Represented private individual in enforcement action with respect to land use and entitlement issues
  • Represented utility company in matter involving a cleanup and abatement order issued by water board
  • Represented real estate developer in efforts to secure environmental permits
  • Conducted land use due diligence in connection with acquisition of large portfolio of U.S. properties
  • Represented schools, churches and a museum/library pro bono in a number of land use / entitlement matters