As corporations and organisations increasingly embed environmental compliance into their infrastructure, products, services, supply chains and investments, environmental law now impacts most sectors and jurisdictions. Our Environment team supports clients across a diverse range of business sectors including power, waste, water, construction, finance and technology.

The team provides a comprehensive service in this fast evolving and diverse area of law. Many of our clients are leaders in their fields and are subject to complex environmental regulation with far reaching application. We work hard to ensure we understand what’s around the corner for them, which means having expertise as environmental law applies and develops locally, nationally and at an international level.

The lawyers in our team relish the diversity of the services we provide for our clients: whether it’s assisting with complex regulatory advice, managing a business critical pollution incident, advising on environmental liability risk in a corporate or real estate transaction or preparing contracts for an environmental infrastructure project, our goal is to provide tailored and commercially relevant advice which supports with our client’s objectives.

Experience


Hills Waste

Advising on the construction and development of a £120m energy from waste project in the UK.

Western Power Distribution

Advising on all aspects of the group’s environmental legal compliance, including waste, carbon and procurement.

Pensions funds

Advising a number of leading UK pension funds on compliance with obligations under the ESOS regulations.

Technology businesses

Advising clients such as Facebook, Dell and Pokemon on environmental obligations on product development and end of life.

Powerday

Advising on a long term fuel supply agreement for the Hoddesdon energy from waste project in the UK.

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