Tallat Hussain is senior environmental counsel in our Energy Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Group in London. She is an environmental lawyer with over 20 years of public and private sector experience in North America, UK, Europe, and further afield. Tallat has extensive experience advising corporate and financial clients in various sectors, including large infrastructure projects, transnational oil and gas pipelines, mining, manufacturing, chemicals and renewable power. Her environmental experience includes advising on environmental compliance, environmental and social impact assessments and various international environmental requirements such as the Equator Principles, World Bank/IFC Performance Standards and OECD Guidelines.
Tallat's practice covers construction and finance, insolvency, real estate, M&A, litigation and project finance. She has diverse experience with innovative approaches to resource management such as monetising carbon reductions, green bonds and climate change issues.
Tallat is a core team member of the firm's Business & Human Rights Interest Group and advises on issues related to corporate supply chain compliance, human rights impact assessments, modern slavery & human trafficking, non-financial disclosure, environmental and social governance and financial mechanisms to address climate change impacts and sustainable development.