Valerie Fogleman > Stevens & Bolton LLP > Guildford, England > Lawyer Profile

Stevens & Bolton LLP
WEY HOUSE
FARNHAM ROAD
GUILDFORD
GU1 4YD
England

Work Department

Environment. Insurance.

Position

Lawyer specialising in all aspects of environmental law, in particular, environmental liabilities (including Environmental Liability Directive, water pollution, contaminated land and other environmental damage) and insurance cover and claims for such liabilities.

Career

Solicitor; practised environmental and insurance law in Texas before joining Barlow Lyde & Gilbert (now Clyde & Co) in 1992; partner 1998; joined Lovells LLP (now Hogan Lovells) 2005; Stevens & Bolton LLP 2007.

Memberships

Honorary member, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors; Member: City of London Law Society Planning and Environmental Law Committee (former vice-chair); Law Society of Ireland; Texas State Bar, American Bar Association, UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA) (past Council member; past convenor, Insurance and Liability Working Party).

Education

Texas Tech University (1983 BLA; 1989 MSc; 1989 JD); University of Illinois (1992 LLM); University of Cardiff School of Law and Politics (2016 SJD).

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Real estate > Environment

Stevens & Bolton LLP demonstrates strong capabilities in a wide range of matters, with particular strengths in environmental liability and environmental insurance. Its work includes advice to clients on environmental insurance policies, liabilities related to land and water pollution, the environmental liability directive and environmental damage regulations. Associate Markus Klempa  is the name to note for asbestos-related litigation. Valerie Fogleman leads the team.