Clayton Utz

Legal Adviser CMI member

Lead Contact

Brendan Bateman
Partner, Environment and Planning, Climate Change and Sustainability


1 Bligh Street, Bligh Street, Sydney NSW, Australia

The Clayton Utz Climate Change and Sustainability group is recognised as an experienced industry leader. We bring together experts from across our practices to assist governments and businesses meet the challenges of climate change and the risks of climate-related events, but also embrace the opportunities arising from new and emerging markets.

Net zero emissions targets, voluntary and mandatory corporate disclosure requirements and shareholder and regulatory attention on the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) aspects of business activities have sharpened the focus on climate change abatement, mitigation and adaptation, and managing related financial risk.

Clayton Utz act at the forefront of legal and industry developments, and offers significant expertise to businesses and governments to imbed climate change risk responses into business as usual practices and minimise potential liability.