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Environmental Law

Our firm combines a passion for science with decades of experience in environmental law in a variety of practice areas, including stormwater management, toxic torts, hazardous waste work and much more.

Construction Law

We will help you build safely by providing guidance on the environmental issues within your project from the ground up, including site planning, permitting, due diligence and regulatory compliance.

Energy Law

The emerging renewable energy market requires attorneys like ours who understand the science and are committed to helping clients in the energy sector address all the legal and regulatory matters.

Real Estate Law

Our attorneys can assess the environmental concerns of any property type to ensure a smooth transaction while avoiding any unforeseen costs and arriving at reasonable resolutions.

A small law firm with big firm experience…

We offer a client-centered approach that starts with a thorough evaluation of our client’s goals and objectives. We provide practical and pragmatic legal advice to our clients, and seek to maximize value along the way. Tough, intelligent and passionate, Michael Carvalho is an experienced environmental trial lawyer who has recovered millions of dollars in damages from large corporate polluters.

Community Involvement

Michael Carvalho Announces 2024 POLEs Expedition – The Intersection of Science, Policy & Education

A uniquely powerful collaborative effort engaging coastal polar surveys, glacial ice diving, advanced imaging marine engineering, marine food web ecology science, and environmental policy assessment comprise Plankton Observations of Lifecycles and Ecobiomes (POLEs) under the leadership of Dr. Angel Yanagihara (Explorers Club Fellow, polar diver, and University of Hawaii research professor).

A unique aspect of the POLEs Expedition is the well-planned deliverables. The scientific data will inform a policy assessment paper that Carvalho will be preparing as a critical deliverable of the POLEs Flag Expedition.

Areas of Interest

Stellwagon Bank Marine Sanctuary

Wind power promises to increase local energy independence and prosperity without contributing to global warming. Constructing a Wind Farm in Stellwagon Bank is being contemplated by engineers, economists and scientists. Studies have been conducted to determine the effects wind farms may have on the marine life in Stellwagon Bank. Underwater noise output of wind farms and boat traffic are factors that may effect migration patterns and the fisheries in this area.

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