Jessica Elliott acted for one of the claimants in R (Holborn Studios Ltd) v Hackney Council ...
1COR are at the forefront of this rapidly developing area of law.
We appear in civil, regulatory and criminal proceedings and we advise on transactional work, particularly environmental warranties and indemnities, involving UK and international risks. We have claimants, industry and regulators as our clients.
We have a particular expertise in environmental group litigation, judicial review and cases involving a crossover between environmental and human rights issues.
Areas covered include:
- Human Rights & Access to Justice
- Planning Inquiries
- Planning Judicial Review
- Rivers and Waterways
- Renewable Energy and Climate Change
Our barristers act for a very wide range of clients, from groups of Colombian farmers to large multinational companies, and from private individuals challenging planning decisions to environmental regulators.
“Respected set noted for covering a broad spectrum of matters in the environmental space. Contaminated land, statutory nuisance, conservation, water and planning all fall within its spacious remit. It recently made headlines representing the States of Guernsey in a dispute with 3M over environmental damage caused by the long-term sale of fire-fighting foams.” (Chambers & Partners 2018)
Jessica Elliott successful in judicial review of consultation exercise - Nov 2017
David Hart QC comments in The Times on Brexit plans - Aug 2017
Alasdair Henderson appears in high-profile M4 Relief Road inquiry - Mar 2017
David Hart QC wins compensation claim for salmon fisherman - Jun 2016
David Hart QC decides airline carbon dioxide emissions case - Apr 2015
Karwan Eskerie is advising the Minister of Natural Resources in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq - Sep 2013
David Hart QC succeeds for the UK Environmental Services Association in a waste management judicial review - Mar 2013
Ten 1COR members and our Chambers Academic have contributed to the 3rd Edition of Burnett-Hall on Environmental Law” - Feb 2013
David Hart QC is appearing for objectors in two Norfolk windfarm appeals - Feb 2012
1COR Kayaking event raises funds for charity - Sep 2011