David Gordon > Squire Patton Boggs > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Squire Patton Boggs
RUTLAND HOUSE
148 EDMUND STREET
BIRMINGHAM
B3 2JR
England
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Work Department

Environmental, Safety & Health

Position

Partner

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Real estate > Environment

(Hall of Fame)

David GordonSquire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggsis very experienced with issues related to environmental compliance in the UK and EU’. The group is well-equipped to support on everything from non-contentious advisory matters through to contentious regulatory defence work, with a distinguished level of expertise in the interpretation of new and proposed legislative requirements, waste producer responsibility, environmental permitting, water regulatory, climate chance and contaminated land, among many other matters. David Gordon is the key senior name locally; he is principally experienced in compliance, liability and sustainability affairs and leverages the distinction of holding a Ph.D in environmental toxicology. At the more junior end, director Anita Lloyd is especially knowledgeable of the manufacturing and waste industries while senior associate Robert Biddlecombe is noted for his ‘cool, calm and reassuring advice, even under pressure’ . The practice is closely integrated with the firm’s global environmental, safety & health group which is spread across the US, Australia and the rest of Europe.

London > Real estate > Environment

The ‘hugely knowledgeable and experienced team’ at Squire Patton Boggs handles a range of contentious and non-contentious work. Notable areas of expertise include chemical regulations such as REACH, producer responsibility and waste issues, environmental permitting and water regulation. The practice assists UK and international clients in the property development, chemicals, manufacturing, energy and consumer goods sectors. Manchester-based Rob Elvin leads the national environmental safety and health team. In Birmingham, David Gordon contributes his scientific background in environmental toxicology while director Anita Lloyd is ‘extremely knowledgeable’ on environmental and sustainability matters.