Legal 500: Ranked in the top tier for Environmental (East Anglia)

The need to protect and enhance our environment has led to a heavily-regulated landscape in the UK. Clients benefit from our substantial experience, borne from representing some of the largest regional and national companies across a wide variety of environmental regulation issues.

The team uniquely also has the benefit of experience in prosecuting environmental matters; thus broadening their understanding of this area of law and how it is regulated.

Recent environmental cases for the team include:

  • representing companies prosecuted for pollution incidents
  • representing a national construction company in relation to a number of waste management issues
  • representing individuals facing prosecution for breaching tree preservation orders
  • prosecuting waste management offences on behalf of a local authority.

Top Ranked Chambers UK 2017  Top Tier Legal 500 2016

Birketts LLP is ‘knowledgeable, professional, thorough and prompt’

Legal 500 UK 2015