Half Day Seminar: Development Consent Orders – Thursday 7th July 2022

Half Day Seminar: Development Consent Orders – Thursday 7th July 2022

CategorySeminars Archive Author Stephen Tromans KC, James Strachan KC, Celina Colquhoun, Christiaan Zwart, Juan Lopez, Victoria Hutton, Gethin Thomas Date

Chaired by Stephen Tromans QC with presentations from James Strachan QC, Celina Colquhoun, Christiaan Zwart, Juan Lopez, Victoria Hutton and Gethin Thomas, our specialist team of Infrastructure barristers will provide the latest on all aspects of Development Consent Orders.


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12.45: Registration

13.00 – 13.10:  Opening/Welcome from Chair – Stephen Tromans QC

13.10 – 13.30: Talk 1 Preparing for ISHs – Stephen Tromans QC and Victoria Hutton

13.30 – 13.50: Talk 2 The specific issue of habitats assessment – Stephen Tromans QC and Victoria Hutton

13.50 – 14.10  Questions on Talks 1 and 2

14.10 – 14.30: Break

14.30 – 15.00: Talk 3 Case Law Update/High Court challenges and risks – Christiaan Zwart and Celina Colquhoun

15.00 – 15.10:  Questions on Talk 3

15.10 – 15.30: Talk 4 Environmental Impact Assessment (or, Environmental Outcome Reporting?) and Cumulative Impacts – Juan Lopez

15.30 – 15.50: Talk 5 Route map to/from the Biodiversity Net Gain / Net Zero New Legislation – Gethin Thomas

15.50 – 16.10:  Questions on Talks 4 and 5

16.10 – 16.30: Panel discussion & Closing Remarks Chaired by James Strachan QC

16.30: Drinks

Date and Time:

Thursday 7th July, 1pm (registration from 12.45pm) to 4.30pm (followed by drinks)


39 Essex Chambers
81 Chancery Lane

If you would like to register for this event please email marketing@39essex.com 

Please note the topics and speakers are subject to change, the full schedule will be released closer to the seminar date.

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