Howard McCann


Howard McCann is a Senior Lawyer and in-house Counsel at the Environment Agency. He was called to the Bar in 2010, prior to which he was a solicitor-advocate and solicitor having previously practiced as an attorney in South Africa. Howard has a Masters Degree in Environmental Law. He advises the Environment Agency on all aspects of environmental law it regulates and prosecutes on the Agencyâ??s behalf in the Magistratesâ?? and Crown Courts. He has appeared as junior counsel in numerous high profile trials for the Agency (including trips to the Court of Appeal) and provides training on waste exports in Europe and further afield.

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B.Soc.Sci.LL.B.LL.M (Environmental Law)


Inner Temple, UKELA