Planning & environmental policy law

Steering a course between the competing interests of commercial or residential development and the impact on the environment is a delicate balancing act. Falling foul of legislation can be damaging and costly.

For advice on any aspect of planning or environmental policies in relation to commercial property call our team on 0203 816 9303 for a free, no obligation initial chat with one of our legal advisors, or complete our online enquiry form.

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Areas of specialism

  • Environmental due diligence in business sale & purchase
  • Waste disposal and management issues
  • Environmental liability assessment
  • Planning law and enforcement
  • Environmental litigation including Judicial Review
  • Historic contamination of property
  • Environmental impact assessment reviews and management
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Corporate and individual environmental liability
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