Press Release

LexisNexis Announces Hayley Tam as Head of LexisPSL Environment

LONDON, 03 Date 2012 – LexisNexis UK (, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, is delighted to announce the promotion of Hayley Tam to Head of Lexis®PSL Environment.  Joining LexisNexis in 2010 from the Environment Agency, she is qualified as a solicitor in Australia, England and Wales and has worked in private practice at Allen & Overy, Stephenson Harwood and Ashursts Australia (previously Blake Dawson).

Tam has experience advising on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious environmental matters, including climate change and renewable energy, contaminated land liabilities, permitting and compliance, and judicial review matters. She also has experience drafting government guidance on environmental law.

Nick West, LexisNexis director of Legal Markets, said: “Hayley has had a flying start at LexisNexis. I am delighted that she is becoming the lead for LexisPSL Environment. This recognizes her excellent contribution to the company and dedication to her practice area.”

Tam will lead on the development of the web-based module to ensure that it continues to be a customer-centric, time-saving, top-in-class resource for environment lawyers.

About LexisNexis Legal & Professional
LexisNexis Legal & Professional ( is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of Reed Elsevier, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide.

In the UK, LexisNexis ( online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Check and Lexis®Library – named Online Product of the Year at the Legal Technology Awards. Published resources include both Butterworths® and Tolley™. LexisNexis provides the most comprehensive source of legal and tax commentary in the UK.

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