Eric Rothenberg is a partner in O’Melveny & Myers LLP’s New York office and directs the firm’s environmental practice. He represents business and financial institutions in a broad range of adversarial environmental matters including Superfund proceedings, related toxic tort claims, and private cost recovery actions.
Drawing upon prior experience as an environmental engineer, Rothenberg directs diligence and documentation of transactions and financings involving industrial and commercial properties. He also serves as lead counsel and court-appointed allocation counsel at National Priorities List and other Superfund sites. Rothenberg is a frequent speaker and author of numerous publications including Environmental Risk Management: A Desk Reference (2d Ed 1998).