Alan Roberts is a Partner in and joint Head of A&L Goodbody's Environmental & Planning Group. Alan advises on contentious and non-contentious environmental and planning work. He works closely with the Energy & Natural Resources, Commercial Property and M&A Groups. Alan also advises on interaction with regulatory enforcement agencies, third party liability claims, contaminated land clean up and the defence of environmental and health & safety prosecutions. In particular, he has specialist experience advising in relation to the development, operation and funding of renewable energy projects.
"Trusted adviser" (Legal 500 2019)
"A leading lawyer." (Legal 500 2018)
"Peers recommend Alan Roberts' project experience and prowess in the renewable energy sector." (Who's Who Legal 2017)
"The very strong Alan Roberts." (Legal 500 2015)
Alan is a member of the Irish Environmental Law Association and of the Health and Safety Lawyers Association of Ireland. He regularly lectures on planning and environmental issues (including health and safety matters) to industry groups and the Law Society of Ireland. Alan also contributed to the 'Enabling the Business of Agriculture 2019' for Ireland, published by World Bank Group.