ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
  • Advice to Public Authorities on the preparation of local ordinances and plans requiring government regulations.
  • Kyoto Protocol and CO2 emissions market.
  • Environmental, commercial and financial aspects.
  • Advice on administrative proceedings: authorisation procedures; disciplinary proceedings for infringement of environmental protection laws and regulations; proceedings for environmental offences.
  • Advice on:
    • Waste, packaging and integrated management systems.
    • Contaminated land and dangerous substances.
    • Water and waste.
    • Atmospheric pollution and noise.
    • Integrated environmental authorisations (IPPC) and environmental impact assessments.
    • REACH and CLP regulations.
  • Acquisitions of companies, real estate and industrial complexes: due diligence, legal audits and advice on environmental contingencies.
  • Project Finance: legal analysis of the project's environmental conditions and required permits, and contractual mechanisms for mitigating environmental risks.
  • Environmental taxation.
DISTINCTIONS

chambers partners

"The team is commercial and completely on the ball."

"I think the firm is the best in terms of money. It is very flexible with the price, the offers it makes you are very reasonable and it is flexible to change things."

The Chambers Europe 2016. Environment

 

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The ‘legal soundness’ of the practice at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados is ‘second to none’.

The Legal 500 2016. Environment

 

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Pedro Poveda's team at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados is recommended because of its 'excellent service, response times and strength in depth'.

The Legal 500 2015. Environment

 

chambers partners

"I'm very satisfied with this firm. It stans out for its quality, flexibility, rigour, speed and attention to the client."
"The lawyers are very flexible - they adapt to our particular needs and provide an excellent service." 

The Chambers Europe 2014. Environment

 

chambers partners

"We made the best decision hiring this firm. The fees are reasonable and the lawyers excellent: dedicated, available and business-oriented". 

The Chambers Europe 2013. Environment

 

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Sources say: "The lawyers are flexible, practical and responsive, and know our sector extremely well".

The Chambers Europe 2012. Environment

 

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Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados provides "valuable opinions" to clients including the 11 waste management integrated systems, which it advised on the new Waste Bill.

The Legal 500 2012. Environment

 

chambers partners

Sources say: "The team knows the market and the public administration very well, which gives it an advantage over the competition. The lawyers are practical and highly efficient at problem solving".

The Chambers Europe 2011. Environment