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Sam Boileau

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Dentons

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Environment, health and safety.

Position

Sam specialises in UK and EU health and safety and environmental law. He has acted on a number of HSE and local authority safety investigations and prosecutions, including in the oil and gas, rail and retail sectors.
His practice area includes waste management, producer responsibility, product liability, pollution liability, environmental permitting, water and drainage, land contamination and health and safety.
Sam assists clients with all areas of environmental and safety regulation, including in relation to regulatory investigations, prosecutions, compliance issues, liability concerns, and contractual drafting to cover environmental and safety issues. He speaks regularly at industry events and writes a regular legal column on environmental law in the waste industry's main trade journal, CIWM. He is a visiting professor in environmental and safety law at the University of Law.

Career

Lawyer Denton Wilde Sapte 1999-2001, senior associate 2001-05; partner SNR Denton UK LLP (Formerly Denton Wilde Sapte) 2005-11; partner Dentons UKMEA LLP (Formerly SNR Denton UK LLP) 2011-present. He writes a regular legal column on environmental law in the waste industry's main trade journal, CIWM.

Member

UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA); Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM)

Education

University of Bristol (BA HonS 1993, MA 1994); City University (Common Professional Examination 1997); College of Law London (LPC 1998).


London: Human resources

Health and safety

Within: Health and safety

Dentons is highly skilled in investigations and health and safety issues surrounding transactions. Stephen Shergold co-heads the practice and is particularly strong in handling issues relating to the Control of Major Accident Hazards regulations involving chemical and equipment safety. Aberdeen based Malcolm Gunnyeon also leads the team and has a strong emphasis on the food and beverage, infrastructure, and oil and gas sectors.  Other notable names include Sam Boileau, who focuses on the oil and gas an retail sectors, and Helen Bowdren, who works on investigations and transactional support.

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    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is strategically placed between Europe and the Far East. The UAE has been ranked among the top 15 maritime nations by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the UAE Government is working on plans to transform the shipping industry into one of the country’s major economic sectors.
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