Philip L. Hinerman, partner at FoxRothschild, left, and William P. Lynott, chief executive officer of Viridian Partners Philip L. Hinerman, partner at FoxRothschild, left, and William P. Lynott, chief executive officer of Viridian Partners

PHILADELPHIA, PA AND HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO—Buying and selling brownfield sites for redevelopment as new, mainly industrial, uses can be challenging, but knowledgeable buyers can relieve some of the remediation headaches for owners of such bedeviled properties, according to two experts who have been working together on acquisition and redevelopment of these sites.