Planning & environmental policy solicitors

Navigating the complex and ever-changing course between the competing interests of commercial or residential development and the impact on the environment can be a delicate balancing act. To make matters more difficult, falling foul of environmental policy legislation can be damaging and costly to your business, which is why our expert team of commercial property solicitors are on-hand to help provide clarity at every step of the way.

Some of the areas that our legal team specialise in include:

  • 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

For advice on any aspect of planning or environmental policies in relation to commercial property call our expert legal team on 0203 816 9303 or complete our online enquiry form.

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Planning & environmental policy disputes

Environmental law is constantly changing so there are several important things to consider.

  • It is crucial that you keep up to date with the planning and environmental law committee, as they are always posting updates about how the legislation is changing.

  • Showing that you can follow the planning and environmental law is important when creating a planning application and environmental impact assessment is essential. You should show you can appreciate the rules and regulations of planning and the environment.

At Stephensons, our team of planning and environmental policy solicitors are here for you whether you’re seeking permission for housing and planning developments or protecting the environment and heritage. For legal advice and support with any planning and environmental policy disputes, contact our team now on 0203 816 9303.

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