Aliza R. Cinamon is Special Environmental Counsel in the Environmental Group, based in the New York office. Aliza has been practicing environmental law for close to 20 years. Her practice is concentrated on counseling clients in connection with environmental issues in complex corporate, real estate and financing transactions including liability and risk allocation issues, environmental diligence and remediation, environmental insurance products, managing technical experts, drafting and negotiating contractual provisions, and preparing disclosures for public filings. Aliza's practice also includes representing clients in superfund litigation matters, administrative proceedings and environmental compliance matters. 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, assisting persecuted Iraqis seeking refuge in the United States, and providing corporate counseling for a number of the firm’s other pro bono clients. Before joining Proskauer, Aliza had an internship in the U.S. District Court, New York, Southern District with Judge Shira Scheindlin.