Environmental Law

Our experienced practitioners act for a large number of individuals and companies all with specialist concerns and requirements in the area of Environmental Law. We have a wealth of experience that enables us provide innovative solutions to the complex environmental issues that impact our clients as a result of handling many ground breaking environmental law cases in both the Irish Courts and the European Court of Justice.


Our lawyers specialise in European and Irish Environmental Law, and provide advice on all aspects of Environmental Law, including:\


  • Regulatory compliance
  • Environmental licensing and permits (including negotiation of EPA financial provision)
  • Environmental impact assessment (SEA and EIA) (including judicial review proofin
  • Waste management
  • Habitats legislation (including appropriate assessment)
  • Toxic and dangerous substances
  • Foreshore Development
  • Contaminated land issues
  • Environmental due diligence
  • WEEE Regulations
  • Noise complaints and other nuisance issues
  • Environmental liability including receiver and lender liability
  • Climate change issues
  • Private infrastructure development
  • Licensing and permissions
  • Environmental warranties in prospective acquisitions, liability, due diligence, licences and permissions
  • Litigation, including defending challenges to approvals/consents and defence of prosecutions and enforcement proceedings by local authorities and the Environmental Protection Agency
  • Interpretation of EU and Irish legislation plus environmental strategies and regulations advice.