Ms Aliza Cinamon > Proskauer Rose LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Proskauer Rose LLP
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036-8299
United States
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Aliza R. Cinamon is a senior counsel in Proskauer’s Environmental Group, based in the New York office. Aliza has been practicing environmental law for over 23 years. Her practice is concentrated on counseling both U.S. and international clients on a broad spectrum of environmental issues in connection with complex corporate, real estate and financing transactions, including liability and risk allocation issues, environmental diligence and remediation, brownfields, climate change issues, environmental insurance products, technical expert management, drafting and negotiating contractual provisions, and preparing disclosures for public filings. Aliza’s practice also includes representing clients in superfund litigation matters, environmental compliance matters, and federal and state environmental enforcement proceedings. She has worked on transactions involving both public and private companies covering a wide variety of industries including pharmaceuticals, chemical manufacturing, telecommunications, real estate construction and development, sports, and retail.

Aliza is also devoted to pro bono matters, including heading the Firm’s efforts on behalf of Holocaust victims eligible for reparations, identifying and assisting potential victims of trafficking, helping persecuted Iraqis seeking refuge in the U.S., and providing corporate counseling for a number of the Firm’s other pro bono clients. Before joining Proskauer, Aliza interned for the U.S. District Court, New York, Southern District with Judge Shira Scheindlin.

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United States > Industry focus > Environment: transactional

Headquartered in New York, Proskauer Rose LLP provides comprehensive environmental law advice on domestic and cross-border transactions, handling a busy workload that features high-value financings, M&A and real estate investments. The environmental group is proficient in the full spectrum of compliance matters, remediation, sustainability and climate change issues, and regularly retains instructions from clients that are active in the chemical, pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries. In response to increasing focus on the importance of ESG issues across all sectors, the firm developed a cross-disciplinary ESG-focused practice group. Aliza Cinamon has worked on transactions involving public and private companies across a wide variety of regulated industries. Former department head Gail Port has now left the firm.