Adam C. Arnold

Adam C. Arnold

Counsel, Environmental

Mr. Arnold focuses his practice on environmental litigation arising under both federal and state laws, with particular emphasis on litigation involving the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and the New Jersey Spill Act. He has significant experience assisting clients on matters related to environmental investigations, Industrial Site Recovery Act (ISRA) applicability and compliance, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), reporting obligations, and enforcement issues specific to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and NJDEP.

Areas of Focus

Environmental Litigation

  • Litigation under both federal and state laws related to the spill, discharge, and/or migration of hazardous substances into the environment, including large-scale document review, drafting of, and response to, discovery, and motion practice
  • Negotiation of settlement agreements between private parties

Environmental Due Diligence

  • Work with environmental consultants to ensure the proper investigation and remediation of contaminated sites



Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D.)

University of St. Andrews (Scotland, United Kingdom) (M.A.)

Professional Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Professional Activities

American Bar Association
Co-Chair of the Young Lawyers Subcommittee, Environmental Litigation Section