Waste and Resource Management
Environmental issues such as Waste Management, Climate Change, Sustainability, Alternative and Renewable Energy are all central to Government policy and investment.
It is imperative that businesses have access to the necessary expertise to assist them in maximising opportunity and ensuring legal compliance.
Our Waste Team has extensive experience of helping businesses in both the water and waste industry. We have a strong understanding of the sector and the commercial and legal issues that it faces. A number of our lawyers have worked in-house with some of the major UK companies that operate in the water and waste sector.
Ruth is a Partner in the Projects Team which she established alongside Elizabeth Gibson. Ruth also oversees our Graduate Recruitment Programme with Charles Pallot.Read more
Private Finance Initiative
A Private Finance Initiative has two sides, providing a bridge between the public and private sector over the provision of services. Often a PFI will form part of a Public-Private Partnership.Read more
Our Environment Team advises on all aspects of environmental law and practice in respect of both land and marine environments.Read more
Our Energy Team consists of a range of specialist lawyers in Intellectual Property, Projects, Project Finance, Corporate Finance, Tax, Construction, Planning, and Property. We advise our clients on the full spectrum of legal issues that energy businesses face, from securing IPRs for clean technology and carbon trading to Renewable Energy Infrastructure Projects.Read more
Public Private Partnership
A Public-Private Partnership should bring the best of both sectors together to deliver high class services. They can often involve a Private Finance Initiative or Special Purpose Vehicles.Read more
Local Authorities welcome decision on co-mingled recycling collections
Court states that it believes that co-mingled recycling collections are permissible under the EU Waste Framework Directive.Read more
Our local government practice advises local and regional government bodies on all issues that may affect them, ranging from Freedom of Information to Procurement, Projects and PFI. Many of our Solicitors have previously worked in-house in local government, meaning we fully understand what is important to you, and the issues that are faced by elected organisations.Read more