Areas Of Practice

Aviation and Airport Law. Founded by a former FAA attorney, Taber Law Group handles all matters involving the requirements of the Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) and FAA enforcement actions.  This has entailed being involved with a wide variety of laws and regulations affecting the airlines, airports and the communities around airports, such as the Anti-Head Tax Act, the Airline Deregulation Act and Passenger Facility Charges, as well as advising governmental clients in environmental law matters arising under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Clean Air Act, Airport Noise and Capacity Act (ANCA), Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement Act, Historic Preservation Act, Endangered Species Act and Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act, and the California Environmental Quality Act.

Environmental. Taber Law Group has experience in both regulatory and litigation aspects of environmental law, having negotiated Title V permits for steel companies, reviewed environmental provisions of transactions, negotiated NPDES permits, and resolved air excursion issues with state regulatory agencies.  Well-versed in the administrative proceedings of the Environmental Protection Agency, Founder Steven M. Taber has designed decision tree analysis for the resolution of environmental issues. In addition, he has been successful in litigating all manner of environmental claims in the courts and in administrative tribunals.