Albert J. Slap

- President -

Albert J. Slap is President of Coastal Risk Consulting, LLC. Mr. Slap is a nationally-recognized environmental attorney and law professor. Over the years, Mr. Slap has used America’s environmental laws protect public health and the environment by stopping water and air pollution, toxic waste dumping, and by forcing local governments to replace aging and polluting sewer infrastructure. His citizen suits against the City of Philadelphia, Cincinnati and Miami-Dade County brought billions of dollars of investment in wastewater treatment plants and tens of thousands of new construction jobs to those cities.  Mr. Slap was senior counsel to Biscayne Bay Waterkeeper (www.bbwk.org) in the first lawsuit in the Nation to force local government to make its critical public infrastructure climate ready and storm safe.

Mr. Slap served as a Board Member of The Nature Conservancy’s Pennsylvania Chapter, Director of The Nature Conservancy’s Colorado River Program from 2004-2009 and, he currently serves on The Nature Conservancy’s Caribbean Advisory Board (www.nature.org). He is a board member of Friends of the Everglades and in 2014, recieved the prestigious Marjory Stoneman Douglas “Defender of the Everglades Award.”


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Events

CRC Shares Insights on Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flooding at Leading Conferences

  • Adaptation Canada, April 2016
  • Environmental Seminar and Earth Day UpdateUniversity of Pennsylvania, May 2016
  • PROVIA Adaptation Futures, Netherlands, May 2016 
  • Sea Level Rise & South FL Real Estate, Fort Lauderdale, FL May 2016  
  • Wharton Business Radio Show, Preparing for Rising Sea Levels, May 2016

Client Testimonials

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"Coastal Risk's future in my view is truly limitless on a Global scope. Your reports and oversight comments helped me quantify the relevant time frames on sea level rise for our three condo properties. This fact based horizon is quite impressive, of course, subject to the projections into the future grounded in scientific research of provable indicators."

Larry Rentz
Former NFL Player and Coral Gables Football Legend

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