• Environmental Dispute Advisory Services

Specialized knowledge. Experience. Support.

BDO’s Environmental Advisory Services professionals work with clients to address environmental issues and challenges with a focus on management strategy, litigation and settlement as they relate to damages. We work closely with government agencies, companies, steering committees, and corporate counsel at sites across the U.S. to deal with a broad range of environmental cost recovery matters. BDO’s environmental advisory damages professionals have worked on a wide variety of large Superfund matters since the early days of EPA’s Superfund program, and have continued to support and advise clients on damages issues at Superfund and other contaminated sites for nearly 30 years. 
The BDO team includes accounting, financial, cost allocation, and data analytics professionals. Harnessing their years of experience, members of the team have analyzed more than 150 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (“CERCLA”) claims and have testified at trial and/or deposition in numerous CERCLA cases.
The Environmental Advisory Services Group at BDO offers a comprehensive suite of services designed to help organizations deal with environmental cost issues and programmatic challenges, with a focus on the resolution of complex contamination and insurance disputes. We tailor our approach to each unique situation, providing a quality and cost-effective solution to our clients’ needs. Our professionals provide clients with services in the areas of remediation costs and allocations, financial and cost accounting, and environmental claims analysis.
Core services delivered to clients include:
  • Data Management
  • Cost Accounting System Design
  • Claim Development and/or Analysis
  • Cost Allocation and Contribution Analysis
  • Remediation Trust and PRP Group Accounting
  • Agency Oversight Cost Analysis
  • PRP Financial Viability Analysis
  • Piercing the Corporate Veil/Alter Ego Analysis
  • Litigation Support
  • Expert Testimony