Overview

Tom is a solicitor in the firm's projects team with a broad range of experience in environmental matters, including environmental permitting, energy efficiency, contaminated land and waste. 

He also advises clients on product stewardship and regulatory compliance issues, with a particular focus on the REACH Regulation and the WEEE and RoHS regimes.

Experience
  • Advising a multinational glass manufacturer in relation to a wide range of environmental permitting and health and safety compliance matters across the EU. 
  • Assisting clients (both international and based in the UK) with their interactions with market surveillance authorities, particularly in relation to notifications to the Office for Product Safety and Standards required under the WEEE and RoHS regimes. 
  • Providing Brexit planning advice in relation to obligations under REACH.
  • Advising commercial landlords and landowners on liability under the MEES regulations.
  • Acting for water companies in relation to various environmental permitting and contaminated land matters.