The team is recognised for their extensive experience advising on the full breadth of non-contentious planning, waste management and environmental law, as well as on contentious issues - including representing clients in oral hearings and judicial review proceedings.
Our lawyers understand that planning and environmental problems can result in significant delays and costs if they are not resolved quickly. We work together with clients to solve the commercial issues at play in projects in addition to addressing the legal aspects.
- Contaminated land
- Compulsory purchase orders and compensation
- Environmental compliance
- Environmental due diligence
- Environmental impact assessment
- Environmental liability and litigation
- Health and safety
- IPPC licensing
- Judicial review
- Obligations under Irish and EU environmental law
- Oral hearings
- Planning applications and appeals
- Planning compliance
- Protected structures
- Unauthorised development and enforcement
- Waste disposal and management issues
On the development of the Scotch Hall Shopping Centre in Drogheda, County Louth
Tallaght Institute of Technology
On a planning appeal in respect of its proposed development of a sports and science facility at Tallaght IT campus
Grange Backup Power
On its proposed development of a 115MW electricity power station in Grange Castle, Co. Dublin. Our role includes advising the company on its planning applications and emissions licences for the power station
ABO Wind Ireland
On two separate High Court Judicial Review planning challenges involving significant wind farm projects in County Wexford (Gibbet Hill wind farm) and County Tipperary (Castlewaller wind farm)
On planning law opinions on a number of project finance transactions
Mazars and NAMA
On the sale of a brown field site with contamination (including asbestos) and potential environmental liability issues
Lidl Ireland GmbH
On the provision of planning law advice for a number of its stores throughout the country
On all environmental law issues arising as a result of the discovery of contaminated land as part of the redevelopment of its main stand at Donnybrook Stadium, Dublin 4
Very knowledgeable team with value add in terms of market experience.
Beauchamp’s team have solid planning expertise and they have a solutions-orientated approach to planning problems/challenges.
Beauchamps is exceptional at clearly explaining the legal implications of various Government proposals and at identifying and drafting legally robust and sound amendments and proposals to deliver better outcomes for the industry.
The team is always available and excellent support for the clients.
The team are heavily involved in developing planning policies in Ireland and seem to be fully briefed and aware of all the latest developments, which supports appropriate and useful advice. The team are very approachable and turn work around very quickly.
The Beauchamps team have a diverse range and great depth of experience in planning matters relating to renewable energy developments.