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Environmental Solicitor

Environmental Solicitor

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Sheffield and South Yorkshire
£35,000.00 - 45,000.00
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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NQ Environmental Solicitor - Sheffield

The Sheffield office of one of the UK's leading regional law practices is currently recruiting a NQ-3 PQE Environmental Solicitor.

You will be responsible for a predominantly environmental caseload, advising on all aspects of natural environment law including protected species, protected habitats, water resources law, often involving negotiations / contact with Natural England and advice on protected species strategies and licensing issues. You will also be advising on the environmental permitting regime including advice on permitting requirements and compliance, enforcement action, statutory appeals and judicial review. You will assist your colleagues on a broad range of environmental matters including waste management and strategies including waste offences
contaminated land, water and air pollution as well as advising on potential liabilities, either in the context of transactional work or in relation to civil or criminal litigation
environmental constraints within the planning regime including Environmental Impact Assessment and Habitats Regulations Assessments.

The successful candidate will be a qualified (or soon to be qualified) Solicitor between 0 and 3 years PQE. You will ideally have experience of environmental or planning law however experience in commercial litigation and/or commercial property would be adequate if combined with a real interest in environmental law.

For more information on this Environmental Solicitor position in Sheffield, please contact Rozie Hunter at BCL Legal.

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