For the third year in a row, Bell Gully partner Simon Watt is the only New Zealand climate change expert to be ranked in international climate change rankings of Chambers Global.
Chambers Global is a respected international legal directory and Simon is one of just 22 lawyers named for their climate change work in the 2017 edition.
Simon has been ranked for climate change work in Chambers Global since 2008, and has been described in previous editions of the directory as “decisive, pragmatic and insightful" and "one of the most well-versed lawyers in this area in Australasia".
His experience includes advising clients from both the public and private sectors on a range of climate change matters, including carbon trading, forestry and regulatory issues. He is regularly asked to comment on climate change issues in national media, and has had leading roles in regional climate change conferences.