BMT and Magdalen Chambers: Collaborative Environmental & Safety Expertise

In response to the increasing need for stringent environmental legislative compliance in the defence industry, BMT Cadence is pleased to announce that we shall be working collaboratively with Magdalen Chambers. Based in Exeter, Magdalen Chambers are a legal chambers offering experienced barristers with a focus on the provision of environmental and safety expertise.

Together we can offer a comprehensive service to ensure that organisations can demonstrate and have assurance of their compliance to environmental legislative requirements throughout the project cycle. In combining both companies’ strengths we can offer the right balance of defence environmental management and thorough interpretation of legislative requirements.

Collectively we can provide:

  • Security Cleared barristers and environmental practitioners
  • Safety and Environmental compliance strategies
  • Arbitration and stakeholder management
  • The ability to compile and promote the evidence base for the demonstration of compliance.

Baz Flower, Marketing and Sales Director at BMT Cadence, commented:

“I am delighted that both organisations have engaged to support each other in providing unique service offerings to the defence market and beyond. Whilst we shall retain our distinct market capabilities we can now provide our clients with access to SC-cleared barristers as well as our experienced defence environmental practitioners, in order to satisfy their needs in mitigating delivery and operational risks. We are looking forward to collaboratively supporting existing and new clients.”

Michael Berkley, Joint Head of Chambers at Magdalen Chambers, commented:

‘On behalf of Magdalen Chambers, I am delighted that we have been asked to collaborate with BMT Cadence to provide bespoke legal assistance within the constant evolving environment of the Defence Industry. This is a very exciting prospect, which will result in providing the clients of BMT Cadence with a complete compliance package from inception to project finalisation.

For more information, please contact James Perry, Environmental Practitioner at BMT Cadence, via or James Basden, Senior Clerk at Magdalen Chambers, via

Read more about Magdalen Chambers here.