Everything that we do has an impact on the environment. Environmental regulation and liabilities have increased to reflect this, making the environment an important factor to consider in a multitude of business scenarios.
We act for any person or business that might have an environmental issue, whether that's a developer buying a site that might be contaminated or a leisure company with noise issues.
We carry out environmental due diligence for any party acquiring property to ensure liability for environmental issues is placed on the correct party.
We deal with Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Permitting in order to avoid lengthy legal proceedings from third parties. We help companies to comply with environmental regulation to avoid prosecution or mitigate problems.
Our practice has breadth and depth covering all aspects of environmental law, from compliance with regulation to understanding liabilities. We have lawyers dedicated to this area of law with wide experience of the problems that individuals and businesses might face, either on a regular or one-off basis.
The government has announced that by 2030 it may be unlawful to continue to let a non-domestic property with an EPC rating of below B. This announcement comes as part of the government's package of measures to reduce...