We are regularly instructed by companies, who require expert assistance on environmental law. We can offer high quality and affordable advice. We are happy to work with your existing legal advisors where appropriate.
We are able to provide advice and assistance on the full range of environmental law issues. These include land contamination, Environmental Permits, waste issues, prosecutions by the Environment Agency or Local Authority, advice on environmental searches and surveys, drafting & amending clauses or environmental insurance ppolicies, due diligence, attending interviews under caution or environmental risk management and insurance.
A company was being investigated for the incorrect disposal of some hazardous waste. We provided initial advice on the potential issues and suggested a way forward. After assisting the client with the information gathering exercise we then attending an interview under caution with the regulator and with our assistance the client was able to demonstrate that they were not at fault and no charges were brought.
A company was in the first stages of thinking about selling to a rival company. They wanted to ensure they had the post possible chance of maximising the sale price. We provided advice on what were appropriate levels of information to provide the prospective buyer, commissioned environmental consultants to prepare the necessary environmental due diligence reports and organise the environmental section of the virtual dataroom. Our expertise in environmental law meant the company and their other law firm were able to concentrate on the areas of their expertise ensuring the client received top quality advice on all aspects of the transaction.