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Kirstin Roberts FCIWM

Director | Birmingham

"Kirstin Roberts takes the lead on our account and she has been absolutely stand out. Always available when I need her, quick to respond, strong communicator, highly knowledgeable on a broad range of subjects."
The Legal 500, 2022

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About Kirstin

Kirstin is an experienced commercial lawyer, who has worked with businesses in the Waste and Renewables sector for almost 20 years, including two 6-month secondments with FCC Environmental (one of the UK’s leading waste and resource management companies). Increasingly Kirstin advises businesses which are implementing their ESG or Sustainability Plans assisting in all contractual requirements around waste reduction, waste re-use, waste recycling and End of Waste. She also advises on packaging issues and net zero provisions in supply chain contracts.

Kirstin is a Fellow of CIWM (Chartered Institution of Wastes Management) and advises companies at all levels of the waste & recycling industry, from acting for EfW and AD facility owners and/or operators to reviewing and negotiating publicly procured contracts such as collections or treatment agreements with local councils, to advising on offtaker arrangements, feedstock arrangements, haulage agreements, SRF and RDF export agreements and waste contract disputes.

Kirstin is listed as a Leading Individual in The Legal 500 (2024 edition).


  • MCIWM – Chartered Waste Manager with The Chartered Institute of Wastes Management.

    The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management is a professional body for the waste management industry in the United Kingdom and other countries. Based in Northampton, it has ten regional centres throughout England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, and is a member of the Society for the Environment. It awards the title of Chartered Waste Manager to qualifying members.

Notable work & expertise


  • "Kirstin Roberts also provides sound advice to make sure that the project remained on track."

    The Legal 500, 2024

  • "Kirstin Roberts is ‘an absolute stand-out’, supplying the team with a first-rate knowledge of the waste and sustainability sector."

    The Legal 500, 2022

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