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
Jim Lang and Team Pulling Trash From Little Neck Creek in Virginia Beach

Leading Waterfront Law Firm Cleans Little Neck Creek, Virginia

May 4, 2019

Waterfront Property Law Team attorney Jim Lang, other Pender & Coward attorneys, employees and family join with Lynnhaven River Now to remove hundreds of pounds of trash from Little Neck creek in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Read the full article.

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VA Tidal Wetlands Violations in Review from an Environmental Lawyer

April 11, 2019

Pender & Coward waterfront law attorney Bryan Peeples discusses Virginia tidal wetlands regulations, violations, penalties and steps to avoid being charged with a tidal wetlands violation in his article Read the full article.

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VA Riparian & Waterfront Property Rights at March 2019 VMRC Meeting

April 9, 2019

Bryan Peeples gives a summary of the March 2019 Virginia Marine Resources Commission Meeting. Read the full article.

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Leading Virginia Environmental Law Firm Improves Paradise Creek Nature Park

March 30, 2019

Waterfront Property Law Team attorneys Tom Berkley, Jeff Wilson, other Pender & Coward employees and family join with Elizabeth River Project to plant native shrubs at Paradise Creek Nature Park in Portsmouth, Virginia. Read the full article.

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Protecting VA Waterfront Property Rights from Spite Oyster Leases

March 26, 2019

Our Pender & Coward colleagues, Dave Arnold and Ross Greene, explain how “spite leases” are being used to block dredging projects in Virginia Beach. Their article describes a new law enacted in 2019 to solve the problem. Read the full article.

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VA Riparian & Waterfront Property Rights at February 2019 VMRC Meeting

March 14, 2019

Jeff Wilson gives a summary of the February 2019 Virginia Marine Resources Commission Meeting. Read the full article.

Jim Lang Gives a Presentation

Riparian Property Rights Lawyer, Jim Lang, Teaches at State Bar Seminar

March 11, 2019

An audience of 170 attorneys attended Jim’s Riparian Property Rights class. Click the following link to view Jim’s PowerPoint presentation Read the full article.

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VA Riparian & Waterfront Property Rights at January 2019 VMRC Meeting

February 28, 2019

Jim Lang gives a summary of the January 2019 Virginia Marine Resources Commission Meeting. Read the full article.

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Protecting Your Virginia Riparian Property Rights & Derelict Vessels

February 15, 2019

Tom Berkley explains how Virginia and several Mid-Atlantic States, as well as the District of Columbia, enacted laws that streamline a waterfront riparian property owner’s ability to remove and dispose of derelict vessels dumped at the shoreline. Read the full article.

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