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Logan MacCuish represents clients in a range of environmental counseling, enforcement, litigation and incident response matters, including clients in the energy, vehicle, aftermarket parts, and shipping and transportation sectors. 

Logan combines knowledge of environmental law with substantial litigation experience.  Logan has been a member of multiple trial teams and has examined witnesses at trial. He also has experience conducting internal investigations concerning environmental and criminal matters. 

Logan has represented and successfully litigated and resolved cases for a variety of companies, including oil and gas, automotive, and aftermarket parts companies, in cases involving Federal and state regulatory agencies, including the Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board, and state attorneys general.  He has developed relationships with these regulators to ensure cooperative working relationships that can lead to amicable resolutions of cases. Logan has also represented companies in citizen suits brought under the Clean Air Act, Clean Water, Act, and  California’s Safe Drinking Water & Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, otherwise known as Proposition 65.

Logan has worked with experts in a variety of technical fields, including oil reservoir engineering, geology and emissions analysis.

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Credentials

J.D., UCLA School of Law, Order of the Coif

B.A., Pitzer College, honors

California

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Matters

Represented several automobile manufacturers in US EPA and California enforcement actions regarding alleged use of emissions defeat devices and non-disclosure of auxiliary emission control devices.

Successfully worked with the California Air Resources Board to drop an enforcement action against a major aftermarket automotive parts distributor.

Negotiated favorable resolutions of enforcement action brought by the California Air Resources Board against a major aftermarket automotive parts manufacturers and distributor.

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Represented several automobile manufacturers in US EPA and California enforcement actions regarding alleged use of emissions defeat devices and non-disclosure of auxiliary emission control devices.

Successfully worked with the California Air Resources Board to drop an enforcement action against a major aftermarket automotive parts distributor.

Negotiated favorable resolutions of enforcement action brought by the California Air Resources Board against a major aftermarket automotive parts manufacturers and distributor.

Represented BP in defense of civil litigation brought by the Department of Justice and others seeking recovery from BP for injury, costs, and environmental civil penalties attributable to the Deepwater Horizon incident in the Gulf of Mexico.

Represented a major oil company in litigation and trial against the California Air Resources Board regarding alleged violations of fuel quality regulations.

Represented a major oil company in litigation with a California state agency regarding the California Public Records Act (CPRA).

Represented a company in litigation concerning challenges to an administrative grant of a gaming license.

Represented white collar defendant under investigation by the United States Attorneys.

Represented pro bono multiple veterans at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

Matters

Represented several automobile manufacturers in US EPA and California enforcement actions regarding alleged use of emissions defeat devices and non-disclosure of auxiliary emission control devices.

Successfully worked with the California Air Resources Board to drop an enforcement action against a major aftermarket automotive parts distributor.

Negotiated favorable resolutions of enforcement action brought by the California Air Resources Board against a major aftermarket automotive parts manufacturers and distributor.

See more
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Matters

Represented several automobile manufacturers in US EPA and California enforcement actions regarding alleged use of emissions defeat devices and non-disclosure of auxiliary emission control devices.

Successfully worked with the California Air Resources Board to drop an enforcement action against a major aftermarket automotive parts distributor.

Negotiated favorable resolutions of enforcement action brought by the California Air Resources Board against a major aftermarket automotive parts manufacturers and distributor.

Represented BP in defense of civil litigation brought by the Department of Justice and others seeking recovery from BP for injury, costs, and environmental civil penalties attributable to the Deepwater Horizon incident in the Gulf of Mexico.

Represented a major oil company in litigation and trial against the California Air Resources Board regarding alleged violations of fuel quality regulations.

Represented a major oil company in litigation with a California state agency regarding the California Public Records Act (CPRA).

Represented a company in litigation concerning challenges to an administrative grant of a gaming license.

Represented white collar defendant under investigation by the United States Attorneys.

Represented pro bono multiple veterans at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

Credentials

J.D., UCLA School of Law, Order of the Coif

B.A., Pitzer College, honors

California

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit