Having spent decades practicing law in Houston, the hub of national and international corporate energy activity, the lawyers of Copeland & Rice are fluent in the intricacies of energy industry litigation.
Mining and Metals
We defend mining and metals companies in individual and class action environmental toxic tort litigation in which plaintiffs seek recovery for alleged releases of toxic or hazardous materials.
In commercial disputes, environmental actions, regulatory proceedings, and cases involving toxic release, we have handled issues as diverse as breach of contract, fraud, negligence, force majeure, environmental contamination, and liability for remediation costs.
Copeland & Rice lawyers have comprehensive experience representing manufacturers of prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices.
Copeland & Rice lawyers have represented a variety of businesses and individuals involved in the construction industry, in cases involving a broad scope of claims.
In today’s world, many cases, cutting across varied subject matter areas, involve complex and sophisticated technology.