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Burness appoints energy sector consultant
Legal firm Burness has appointed planning and environmental law consultant John Bowman to its energy & renewables team.
Mr Bowman joins Burness from city firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. His energy sector experience particularly relates to major infrastructure projects. He is also a specialist in climate change related matters including carbon capture and storage.
James Forbes, head of the Burness energy & renewables team said: "John’s experience and networks provide a great fit for our practice as we drive forward on a range of major renewable projects including windfarms, on and offshore and energy from waste. John brings excellent big ticket credentials from his London experience and the added benefit of knowing Burness. John trained with the firm so it’s good to have him back."