What kind of lawyer do I need if the county property behind my house is full of debris and what seems like toxic material?

You definitely want an attorney experienced in environmental matters. At Provencher & Flatt LLP, we can represent you as an individual or a citizen group formed of you and your neighbors. The California Environmental Quality Act offer lots of protection and our team has experience and expertise in understanding such complex laws and how we get you the compensation and resolution you deserve.

The company who bought the land near mine is cutting down all of the trees. Is that legal?

This is a question that would require a sit down conversation. We would review the land in questions, the owners, the permits they obtained (or did not obtain), etc. Some trees in California are protected and you may have a case to stop them and even obtain compensation. Call us to discuss your specific situation so that we can better assist you.