"This large international firm has an excellent reputation for its environmental practice. The team offers a full service in environmental and energy regulatory matters."Chambers Europe

Schoenherr’s regulatory expertise and longstanding experience is recognised as the standard-bearer of regulatory-related advice. By providing a wide-ranging and consistently reliable service, the regulatory practice group, consisting of more than 20 lawyers, has successfully advised leading players in the infrastructure, energy (electricity, oil, gas), waste, pulp, paper, mining, steel, automotive, glass, food, utilities, entertainment, pharmacy and research sectors. The team also advises stakeholders and public authorities on current legislation and implementation of EU Directives. The practice group’s expertise guarantees comprehensive first-rate legal advice in all matters of constitutional and administrative law, particularly regarding environmental, energy, life sciences, privacy and telecommunications law, as well as privatisations, public private partnerships and public procurement.


  • environmental law
  • infrastructure
  • energy (including renewables and emission trading)
  • telecoms
  • e-commerce and data protection
  • health institutions and pharmacies
  • privatisations
  • public procurement and public private partnerships
  • state aid
  • due diligence