Candee is an environmental attorney with a focus on the evaluation and management of large-scale environmental risks in connection with the acquisition, development, financing and sale of environmentally impacted real estate properties and businesses. Candee negotiates underlying transactional documents and regulatory agreements, advises on brownfield redevelopment and remediation issues and structures, negotiates and manuscripts specialty lines insurance products including pollution legal liability products. In addition, Candee regularly works with clients to achieve compliance with state-specific environmental statutes, such as the Industrial Site Recovery Act (ISRA) and other New Jersey environmental laws.
Candee also has considerable litigation experience in statutory contribution and cost recovery actions and related cost allocations under Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA). Her work in this area has involved representations for clients at two high-profile Superfund sediment sites.
Candee is highly efficient at managing complex matters and works well with clients to set and manage their goals and expectations. In addition to her legal work, Candee is active in various professional and civic organizations. She is currently serving as the Executive Director of the Delaware Valley Environmental American Inn of Court, which promotes professionalism, ethics, civility and excellence within environmental law.
- Brownfield redevelopment
- Complex redevelopment projects
- Military base reuse
- Environmental risk management and mitigation
- Environmental remediation
- Environmental insurance products
- Superfund cleanup and litigation strategy