Environmental criminal law

The firm advises organisations regarding investigations and prosecution for environmental offences which fines have currently increasing in size.

Notable experience

  • Representation of a French car manufacturer investigated over allegations of aggravated deception (“Dieselgate” case).
  • Defence of an international industrial group prosecuted for exposing its employees to a risk of chemical contamination.
  • Defence of an international industrial group prosecuted over air pollution.
  • Defence of the operating company of a large classified natural park over allegations of contamination and pollution of the site.