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Squire Patton Boggs

Environment

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What the team is known for

Skilled in both contentious and non-contentious environmental work, with notable expertise in contaminated land issues and a wide range of matters related to the chemicals industry. Advises an international client base and leverages its global platform to act on cross-border matters. Regularly assists with environmental aspects of large corporate transactions and is also adept at handling the environmental aspects of waste developments.

Strengths

Clients report: "The team provide really practical advice and it is always very easy to get hold of them."

Work highlights

Assisted Citron Hygiene with environmental due diligence in relation to the acquisition of Cannon Hygiene, including the negotiation of liability in connection with waste and water permits.

Notable practitioners

David Gordon has a particular focus on regulatory compliance in the chemical sector and frequently advises clients on requirements under REACH and Classification, Labelling and Packaging regulations. He provides assistance with environmental due diligence on significant acquisitions, including remediation obligations and environmental liability transfer provisions.
"He's a very knowledgeable lawyer and a class act." "He is good at breaking down complicated problems and making them understandable."

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Environment Department

Squire Patton Boggs

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Department location

Rutland House

148 Edmund Street

Birmingham

West Midlands

UK

B3 2JR

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Environment


David Gordon
Band 1