Water & Waste

In industry sectors as heavily regulated as waste and water, understanding how the legal framework impacts on business goals is critical. At SJ Berwin our experience covers a range of asset classes and a close working relationship with regulators. Our clients understand that means quality advice, and real insight in identifying and maximise value opportunities.

SJ Berwin advise water and sewerage companies, investment banks, government agencies, corporate landowners and infrastructure investors on all water and waste-related issues, including:

  • Regulatory and environmental compliance 
  • Investment in the UK water sector 
  • Planning advice in relation to infrastructure projects 
  • Compulsory purchase orders 
  • Mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Parliamentary procedures 
  • Project development, including construction contracts
  • Review of regulatory decisions

We have a full team specialising in this area.

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