The UK has an influential voice in Europe and beyond. It has the potential to lead on tackling global environmental challenges like climate change, pollution and biodiversity loss. Our lawyers are pushing the UK to fully implement strong environmental law at home and push forward action on the globe stage.

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    Real action now needed to back UK’s net zero goal

    The UK government must now show leadership akin to the international space race to ensure real action backs new net zero laws addressing climate change, say environmental lawyers.

  • Power grid

    UK’s Capacity Market is not fit for purpose

    We have written to the European Commission arguing that there is no proven need for the UK’s Capacity Market – and that as designed, it favours coal and gas power plants over cleaner technologies.

  • New Aarhus findings: ACCC/C/2014/100 (UK) – Committee explains public participation requirements for plans/programmes

    Last week, the Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee has published its findings on communication ACCC/C/2014/100 (United Kingdom) concerning the controversial “High Speed 2” rail project from London to the West Midlands, Manchester and Leeds.

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    UK must not carry forward surplus hot air in push for net zero

    The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has published its net zero report, laying out a bold vision for the UK to maintain global leadership in the fight against climate change. To stay true to this ambition, the UK government must not carry forward surplus emissions this month from previous carbon budgets.

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  • Mohamed Ali Ahmed

  • Muhammad Ali, IT System Administrator, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Muhammad Ali

  • Grace Archibald

  • Peter Barnett, Litigation Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Peter Barnett

  • Tanupriya Bose

    Tanupriya Bose

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    Brainlabs

  • Megan Clay, Lawyer, Company and Financial, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Megan Clay

  • Shanyce Clottey, HR Admin Officer, ClientEarth

    Shanyce Clottey

  • Genevieve Cooper, Intern, Development, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Genevieve Cooper

  • Sarah Denman, UK Environment Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Sarah Denman

  • Dominique Doyle

  • Chris Duncan, Director of Communications, ClientEarth

    Chris Duncan

  • Joanne Etherton, Pensions Lawyer, Company and Financial Project

    Joanne Etherton

  • Anastasie Etoundi

    Anastasie Etoundi

  • Katarzyna Fitko, Finance Officer, ClientEarth

    Katarzyna Fitko

  • Simon Fletcher, Director of Operations, ClientEarth

    Simon Fletcher

  • Alice Garton, Senior Lawyer (Australian qualified), Head of Climate, ClientEarth

    Alice Garton

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    Lola Gimenez

  • Charlotte Hanson

  • Sam Hunter Jones, Lawyer, Climate Accountability, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Sam Hunter Jones

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    Karolina Kaczmarek

  • Irene Kalo

    Irene Kalo

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    Nasima Khatun

  • Heather Kingsley

  • Sabrina Kon, Development and Programme Officer, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Sabrina Kon

  • Annamaria Koutsoras

  • Jimmy Laycock

    Jimmy Laycock

  • Andrea Lee

  • Gillian Lobo, Lawyer, Climate, Envrionmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Gillian Lobo

  • Tatiana Lujan, Wildlife Conservation Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Tatiana Luján

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    Clio Maggi

  • Catherine Maguire, Community Campaign Network Coordinator, Clean Air Team, ClientEarth

    Catherine Maguire

  • Joseph Male, Administration Assisstant, ClientEarth

    Joseph Male

  • Giles Mathison

  • Nandi Mkhize

    Nandi Mkhize

  • Denitsa Mladenova, Programme Officer, Strategic Litigation, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Denitsa Mladenova

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