Our multi-disciplinary Waste Team forms part of our wider Renewables, Energy & Resources Group, which comprises specialists from across the firm with expertise in the field of waste management.
The Team acts for local authorities, waste contractors, technology providers, investors, funders, developers, waste producers, fuel suppliers and landowners on matters ranging from waste treatment projects – both PPP and merchant projects – to planning applications and environmental compliance.
We have worked closely with Defra and the Waste Infrastructure Development Programme (WIDP), contributing to the development and implementation of industry drafting and guidance on some of the UK’s largest residual waste treatment projects.
Our legal services in this sector include:
- Banking and finance
- Construction and engineering
- Corporate mergers and acquisitions
- Energy from waste
- Environmental law
- Joint ventures
- Planning and permitting
- Procurement advice
- Projects including PPP and project finance
- Real estate
Our specialists speak regularly at national and regional conferences and seminars such as SMI’s annual Energy from Waste conference, CIWM events and the Westminster Forum. We regularly hold private seminars and workshops free of charge to clients on current issues in the waste and renewable energy sectors.