WWL: Environment is an in-depth guide into the leading environmental lawyers around the world.
The practitioners listed here have been recognised as the leading names by peers and clients alike for their advice on commercial, regulatory and contentious matters in the area. Their expertise spans the full range of environmental issues, from waste management and contaminated sites to energy and mining projects.
We also shine a spotlight on leading climate change lawyers. In this highly specialist area of law, these individuals have been recognised as the foremost advisers on matters ranging from carbon capture and storage to emissions trading and climate finance.
We list 951 practitioners from 716 firms in 41 jurisdictions across this practice area.
In the latest edition of WWL: Environment, we recognise 796 of the world’s leading environmental practitioners. Those included are extremely knowledgeable in an array of environmental matters, including regulatory investigations, large-scale infrastructure projects and environmental litigation.
In this chapter we recognise 42 environment and climate change lawyers for their outstanding expertise in commercial, regulatory and contentious matters in the area. Their expertise covers a variety of areas such as waste management, contaminated sites, projects, carbon capture and storage, emissions trading, and climate finance.