Planning, including Environmental Issues (3)

Browne Jacobson, Nottingham

Wednesday 25 February 2015, 9.30am – 1.00pm, Browne Jacobson, Nottingham

Strategic Environmental Assessment, Environmental Impact Assessment and Habitats Regulations Assessment

Presented by Browne Jacobson

Seminar Overview

The course is aimed at lawyers new to SEA, EIA, HRA, and to planning officers who need a legal grounding

Topics to be covered include:

Strategic Environmental Assessment

  • The Legislation
  • Leading Cases
  • Latest Cases

Environmental Impact Assessment

  • The Legislation
  • Leading Cases
  • Latest Cases

Habitats Regulations Assessment

  • The LegislationLeading
  • Cases
  • Latest Cases

Applying the theory – case study

Duration Half a day (3 CPD points) including lunch

Speaker Profiles:

Laura Hughes, Partner at Browne Jacobson has considerable experience of the three forms of assessment and regularly advises clients upon each of them. She is a partner and Deputy Head of Public Sector at Browne Jacobson LLP.

Andrew Baker from Baker Consultants is an ecologist who has considerable familiarity with the operation of environmental assessment and how it operates in practice.  Andrew is the founder of Baker Consultants which is a fast growing and successful ecology consultancy.

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