Larry Cobb is a partner with a broad-based environmental practice focusing on business transactions, including financings, acquisitions and divestitures. He regularly advises clients on environmental liabilities and structuring business transactions to minimize those liabilities. Larry regularly offers environmental advice concerning contaminated sites and remediation, environmental permits, director and officer liabilities, insolvency and bankruptcy matters, the sale and purchase of real property, transportation of dangerous goods, trans-border movement of hazardous waste and regulated substances, and “brownfields” redevelopment. In addition, he has conducted environmental assessments and compliance reviews, both as an audit team leader and member, for numerous manufacturing, mining and pulp and paper operations.
In addition to his practice, Larry has written and spoken extensively on the legal aspects of environmental matters and is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a specialist in environmental law. Larry is a former member of the Executive of the Ontario Bar Association Environmental Section.