Environmental issues are require consideration in all areas of the economy across the board, from real estate and infrastructure development projects to energy production, industrial manufacturing, transportation, services, and business organisation and blockchain development. Climate change, international obligations related to greenhouse gas emissions and the emissions market are aspects that underscore the timeliness of these issues. Environmental sustainability is now central to the drafting of public policies at national and international levels.
Abreu Advogados advises companies from many different sectors, as well as public bodies and non-governmental organisations on all aspects related to environmental law, including environmental impact assessments, prior information procedures, and licensing and certification of economic activities, effluent management, waste management, hygiene and safety. The firm also advises on environmental offenses, obtaining usage licences for public domain property, the production of genetically modified organisms, and litigation.