Environment

Our mission is to provide innovative and practical solutions to environmental and sustainability issues, helping you obtain a competitive advantage.

Environmental and sustainability issues present both opportunities and compliance challenges for all businesses. We help you be compliant and ready to make the most of these commercial opportunities.

We advise on all aspects of environmental and health and safety law, including supporting on:

  • Environmental corporate and property transactions
  • Brownfield development and infrastructure projects
  • Industrial site closure and environmental liability transfer
  • Protecting clients when investigated by regulators
  • Litigation following pollution spills
  • Defending nuisance claims
  • Environmental insurance and claims support

Our lawyers

Our dedicated lawyers combine a deep knowledge of environmental law with a strong commercial focus and we are adept at exploring novel solutions to complex issues. 

Our experience

Examples of our experience include: 

  • ​Offering contaminated land and litigation advice to DB Schenker
  • Acting for Tenet Healthcare in its $215million acquisition of Aspen Healthcare
  • Advising the Defence Infrastructure Organisation on a range of property matters, including environmental liability transfer advice
  • Offering environmental advice for Tradebe in the acquisition of Scotoil Services Ltd and Solvents with Safety Ltd

Our clients

We have extensive experience acting for large public and private sector organisations on transactions and regulatory matters. Our clients include:

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department of Energy & Climate Change
  • DB Schenker
  • University of Cambridge
  • Bruntwood
  • DB Symmetry

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