Louise Howarth > Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

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Louise is an experienced principal associate in our commercial dispute resolution team and specialises in environmental and chemicals dispute resolution and risk management.

Examples of recent matters include advising: a US company in a threatened multi-million indemnity claim following the sale of a manufacturing subsidiary; a manufacturing company facing a threatened group action environmental nuisance claim (odours/dust/noise); and a technology company on potential civil liabilities relating to solvents which have contaminated the groundwater below its site.

Due to Louise's particular expertise in chemicals matters, she advises clients on REACH, and has published articles and spoken at conferences on this subject.

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West Midlands > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Birmingham

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP‘s ‘pragmatic and commercial‘ litigation and dispute management practice ‘instils confidence in both its experience and judgement‘ across a range of local and international commercial disputes. The group is jointly led by the ‘exceptionalRich Lloyd, who frequently represents industrial engineering and energy and utilities sector clients in litigation and arbitration; Adam Fisher, who is particularly strong for fraud-related matters, automotive claims and technology and outsourcing disputes; head of public inquiries and investigations Sarah Jones, and Nottingham-based Louise Howarth. Principal associates Ridah Iqbal and Helen Amison are names to note for technology, and aerospace and defence sector disputes respectively, while ‘excellent senior associate‘  Victoria Callicott focuses the utilities sector.

East Midlands > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Nottingham and Derby

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Louise HowarthEversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP‘s Nottingham team works closely with its Birmingham office to act for national clients in all types of proceedings. While active in numerous sectors, the group is particularly strong in the automotive and energy industries, representing leading car manufacturers as well as utility companies including Thames Water and the National Grid. Louise Howarth is the key practitioner in the East Midlands; as head of the national energy regulatory disputes practice, Howarth specialises in Ofgem regulatory investigations and judicial review proceedings following regulatory decisions in the energy, water and environmental sectors.