Mr Alan Roberts > A&L Goodbody LLP > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

A&L Goodbody LLP
D01 H104

Work Department

Environmental & Planning.


Alan Roberts is a Partner in and joint Head of A&L Goodbody’s Environmental & Planning Group. Alan advises on contentious and non-contentious environmental and planning work. He works closely with the Energy & Natural Resources, Commercial Property and M&A Groups. Alan also advises on interaction with regulatory enforcement agencies, third party liability claims, contaminated land clean up and the defence of environmental and health & safety prosecutions. In particular, he has specialist experience advising in relation to the development, operation and funding of renewable energy projects.


Alan is a member of the Irish Environmental Law Association and of the Health and Safety Lawyers Association of Ireland. He regularly lectures on planning and environmental issues (including health and safety matters) to industry groups and the Law Society of Ireland.

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Planning and environment

(Leading individuals)

Alan RobertsA&L Goodbody LLP

A&L Goodbody LLP advises the developers of some of Ireland’s largest projects on planning and environmental issues, including handling judicial review proceedings. The practice advises state bodies both on the development of projects and on their legislative duties as regulators, as well as acting for clients in the private sector. The practice is led by Alan Roberts and Alison Fanagan, who is ‘outstanding in this field‘. Jason Milne is also a specialist in this area and is able to draw on his previous experience as an environmental consultant.