Sahil R. Shah Associate

Sahil practices energy and environmental law with a focus on environmental due diligence, land use, permitting, and defending clients in proceedings before state agencies as well as private party Proposition 65 suits.

Prior to attending law school, Sahil was a financial analyst with a boutique investment banking firm in Newport Beach, California.


Conduct environmental due diligence and provide strategic advice for managing environmental risk to tenants and buyers in real estate transactions and to buyers, sellers, and lenders in business transactions.

Advise manufacturing and distributor clients on compliance with Proposition 65 for products sold in California and defend against private party suits alleging violations of Proposition 65.

Defend a manufacturing client against a Notice of Violation brought by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency alleging violations of the Clean Air Act and related state statutes.

Defend distributor client in an administrative action brought by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) alleging products were improperly labeled and not registered with the DPR.

  • California
  • University of Illinois College of Law, JD, 2009
  • University of California, Irvine, BA, Economics, 2006

Member, Environmental Law Section, Los Angeles County Bar Association

Member, Environmental Law Section, State Bar of California

Member, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)

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