Environmental Law Solicitors
Hugh James has built up a
team of environmental law experts and has had unrivalled
success in applying the law to protect the environment.
Specialist environmental law solicitors
Our specialist team of leading
environmental solicitors have successfully conducted environmental
nuisance claims for whole communities affected
by various forms of nuisance. We have particular expertise in
environmental nuisance claims caused by landfill sites, sewage
treatment works and factories. We are also specialist solicitors in
claims pursued under the Land Compensation Act relating to new or altered
highways, airports and other public work. We have sought judicial reviews of
government and local authority decisions which threaten to
adversely affect people's homes and properties.
Additionally, we are specialists in
dealing with health impacts of environmental hazards, such as
illness or injury caused by exposure to pollution, high magnetic
fields or food contamination.
Hugh James environmental law
solicitors deal with most cases on conditional fee agreements
('no win no fee').
We have been able to help numerous
clients by securing agreements to protect against environmental
damage and by winning compensation for damage already caused by
How our specialist environmental solicitors can help with your
We have conducted cases in relation
to some of the biggest landfill sites in the UK where noise, flies
and smells have made peoples lives a misery. We have handled cases
in relation to nuisance caused by smelly sewage treatment works,
dusty and noisy factories and intensive agriculture and nuisance
caused by the legacy of former waste and industrial sites.
We are able to provide specialist
advice on land compensation claims relating to new or altered
highways, airports and other public works under the Land
Compensation Act 1973. We have sought judicial review of government
and local authority decisions which threaten to adversely affect
people’s homes and properties. We are also at the forefront of
battling for claimants legal rights in relation to Human Rights and
its application to the environment.
Read about some of our successes and client testimonials
Types of Hugh James environmental
Environmental complaints across the UK
Hugh James environmental solicitors have represented residents
and communities across all of the country.
See our environmental
nuisance map to see of the locations where we have acted.
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