Commercial and industrial companies around the world face an extensive and complex set of local, state, federal and international environmental, health and safety regulatory requirements. Baker McKenzie’s expansive team of environmental experts bring a global perspective to our environmental counsel and excellent relationships with regulatory authorities around the world to help clients navigate their EHS challenges wherever they arise. We provide day-to-day EHS counsel on the full range of environmental issues implicated by our clients’ expansive operations – from air, water and waste compliance matters to worker health and safety concerns. We also advise clients in the pursuit of effective strategies to mitigate the environmental risks and liabilities arising from their businesses, including representation in complex environmental inspections and enforcement cases, EHS litigation and permitting matters and the management of remediation issues at contaminated sites around the world. Our clients continuously rely on us to help them develop global environmental management systems and look to us to provide oversight of their international environmental audit and compliance assurance programs.