Sailesh Mehta talks to ‘Get Legally Speaking’ podcast about UK Environment Law

February 3, 2020

When something like Grenfell Tower happens how does it relate to environment law?

Could we be breaching environmental laws in our everyday lives?

What are the most common penalties for breaching the environmental law for individuals and for businesses?

Current news is dominated examining the relationship between humans and the environment and this interview focuses on environment law, covering everything from pollution to climate change and disaster management.

Get Legally Speaking is a free weekly UK legal trailblazer listened to in 20 countries and 102 cities and supported by the Bar Council. The podcast spoke to Barrister Sailesh Mehta who prosecutes and defends in high-profile, complex and law-defining environmental cases. Sailesh has advised the Environment Agency prosecuting big businesses such as Weetabix and Biffa and lectures other counsel on aspects of environmental law both in the UK and abroad.

Listen to the podcast: [Get Legally Speaking]