Virginia Environmental Law & Waterfront Property Rights Resources

Jim Lang and His Team Are Thought Leaders in Waterfront (Riparian) Property Rights Law, Maritime & Admiralty Law, and Environmental Law
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Poultry Farms In Virginia - Eastern Shore Environmental Impact of Chicken Farming

April 3, 2020

Last year I published an article on this blog called Large Poultry Farming Operations Harm the VA Eastern Shore Environment.  Since that article was published, there have been several developments Read the full article.

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Pier Case Victory for Homeowners in Fairfax County

March 20, 2020

Jim Lang, Jeff Wilson and the Waterfront Law Team won a riparian rights case in Fairfax County Circuit Court for a homeowners’ association community pier and boat slips. Read the full article.

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Waterfront Law Team Volunteers at Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve

March 19, 2020

On March 14, 2020, Jim Lang and the Waterfront Law Team helped resurface a trail at the Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve in Portsmouth, VA. Read the full article.

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Can I Stop Jet Skiers, Boaters, and Fishers Who Park in the Water Next to My Waterfront Property?

March 10, 2020

Learn more about how bottomland ownership can determine your control over the water body connected to your waterfront property, and how you can exert your riparian rights. Read the full article.

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Study Shows Virginia Beach's Forests Are Key in Fight Against Flooding

February 26, 2020

Hampton Roads Virginia Faces the Second Greatest Flooding RiskAccording to an article published in The Virginian-Pilot, Hampton Roads Virginia faces the second greatest flooding risk in the U.S. due Read the full article.

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Waterfront Law Team Scores a Complete Victory to Protect Virginia Beach Homes

February 24, 2020

Tom Berkley and the Waterfront Law Team won a major victory in federal court for stormwater management in Ashville Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia. Read the full article.

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Virginia Waterfront Law Firm Helps Clean Banks of Lynnhaven River

February 20, 2020

Our experienced Virginia waterfront law firm participated in a clean up event at the Francis Land House on the Lynnhaven River. Read about this effort to keep the waters of Virginia clean and healthy. Read the full article.

River Stars 2020 Saluting Environmental Stewards on the Elizabeth River

River Stars 2020: Saluting Environmental Stewards on the Elizabeth River

February 6, 2020

On January 23, 2020, Jim Lang and the Waterfront Law Team were recognized by the Elizabeth River Project as a “River Star” for helping clean the shoreline. Read the full article.

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Jim Lang Speaks at the 130th Annual Meeting of the Virginia Bar Association

January 30, 2020

Jim Lang spoke at the Virginia Bar Association meeting in a seminar on waterfront property rights on January 24, 2020. Read more about his presentation on riparian property rights. Read the full article.

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