Mark E. Beliveau - Pierce Atwood LLP

Mark E. Beliveau

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 603-373-2002

Combining more than 30 years of experience in environmental and commercial real estate law, Mark Beliveau, a partner in Pierce Atwood's Real Estate Practice Group, works with clients to successfully manage environmental risk in the context of business operations, transfer and development of real estate and commercial transactions. Mark has extensive experience advising clients on state and federal environmental compliance and enforcement issues, soil and groundwater remediation, Brownfields, Superfund, and water resources. Mark has creatively found solutions to environmental problems by working constructively with responsible parties and regulators, by drafting and guiding legislation and, when necessary, by seeking relief through the courts.

At the intersection of environmental and real estate law, Mark works with developers, buyers, sellers and lenders in all aspects of the development and transfer of real estate, including contracting, zoning and planning board approvals, leasing, environmental due diligence, environmental site assessments, risk allocation and permitting.

St. John's UniversityBA 1979Franklin Pierce Law CenterJ.D. 1983
American Bar AssociationNew Hampshire Bar AssociationNew Hampshire Bar Foundation

Case History

Recent Experience
  • Permitting assistance at the federal, state and local level for complex real estate projects
  • Assisting with the investigation, acquisition, remediation and reuse of Brownfields sites
  • Leading groups of Potentially Responsible Parties at federal and state Superfund sites in New England and representation of parties at sites outside of New England
  • Working with lenders on issues arising out of the foreclosure of mortgages on contaminated property
  • Assistance and counsel on acquisition and development of new groundwater sources
  • Due diligence for the acquisition and sale of commercial facilities

Office Location

Pease International Tradeport, Suite 350
One New Hampshire Avenue
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Environmental Law of the Manchester Metro Area
Mark E. Beliveau has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Environmental Law (Counseling, Environmental Cleanup, Land Use and Zoning, Real Estate, Superfunds/Environmental Remediation)
Land Use and Zoning Law

Other Information

Gender: Male