Chase Raines' practice focuses primarily on environmental litigation, enforcement matters, and regulatory compliance.

Mr. Raines has experience practicing under a range of environmental statutes, including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), and various state environmental laws. Mr. Raines also represents clients in complex litigation matters in state and federal courts.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Raines served as a law clerk to the Honorable Norman K. Moon of the US District Court for the Western District of Virginia.

Mr. Raines received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was elected to Order of the Coif upon graduation.

Perspectives

Car Cos. Should Weigh Calif. Emissions Disclosure Deal
California Law360, Compliance Law360, Energy Law360, Environmental Law360, Public Policy Law360, Transportation Law360
Vehicle and Engine Manufacturers Warned of Higher CARB Diet to Come
Advisory
Air Emissions Ruling Undermines EPA Guidance On CERCLA
Compliance Law360, Energy Law360, Environmental Law360, Public Policy Law360
Reporting Non-Compliant Air Emissions under CERCLA: District Court Upends Longstanding EPA Interpretation
Advisory
Recent EPA Enforcement Action Provides Wake-Up Call to Retailers of Products Making Misleading COVID-19 Claims
Coronavirus: Environmental Advisory
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Credentials

Education
  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2016, Order of the Coif
  • BA, Biology, Dartmouth College, 2011, cum laude
Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
Clerkships
  • US District Court, Western District of Virginia, The Honorable Norman K. Moon
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