Growing environmental awareness and historic developments like the Paris Agreement are changing the way companies operate. From emissions trading to harnessing clean and renewable energy sources, sustainable business initiatives are gaining ground in markets across the world. At the same time, accountability standards are rising higher and sanctions growing more severe, creating greater repercussions for noncompliance.
With more than 300 lawyers around the world, our Environmental Practice has a long-standing commitment to helping companies respond to the risks and opportunities of environmental law and regulation. Ranked among the best environmental teams in the world's league tables and directories, our lawyers collaborate on international efforts to promote and uphold sustainable business practices.
Bringing together our more traditional environmental law practice with specialized climate change, carbon markets and water treatment practices, we take a holistic approach that reflects the way our clients and governments view these issues. Our services include providing expert advice on traditional environmental law and planning matters, as well as clean and renewable energy markets, waste and biodiversity, and related issues in the agricultural, forestry and fishing industries.