Environment Law

Mitigate the risks of Environmental Law

Environmental protection laws fall under the federal, state and local governments, and it’s important to understand which ones affect your business. The onus is largely on organisations to manage their environmental impacts, and the implications of failing to do so can be very significant.

Our town planning and environment lawyers provide practical, strategic and knowledgeable advice on the environmental and town planning issues that affect you. So when you need advice on environmental and planning approvals, contamination land issues or land resumptions, turn to us for answers.

After all, effective environmental management is not only good for the environment, it’s also good for business.

Environmental litigation

Development approvals for major projects can often involve litigation through specialist courts. Our environmental lawyers have the experience to help you through the legal processes of managing appeals, prosecutions for environmental offences, and the enforcement of town planning laws.

Our experienced town planning and environment lawyers can assist you with:

  • Managing environmental incidents and investigations
  • Drafting planning agreements
  • Land contamination issues
  • Environmental governance and risk management systems
  • Natural resources management
  • Director’s liability
  • Negotiating with regulatory authorities
  • Prosecutions and litigation
  • Environmental risk assessment
  • Land resumptions, compensation and valuation
  • Tribunals

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To discuss your upcoming building project, building contract or existing matter with one of our building contract lawyers, call us today.