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FRANCIS TAYLOR BUILDING, INNER TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7BY, ENGLAND
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402 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Francis Taylor Building, Robert Mccracken QC, London, ENGLAND

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Robert Mccracken QC

Tel:
Work 020 7353 8415
Email:
Francis Taylor Building (Francis Taylor Building)

Position

Robert McCracken QC is a leading public, planning and environmental lawyer. He appears at all levels from the European Court of Justice to magistrates courts and planning inquiries. His wide experience includes the petrochemical industry, renewable and conventional power, water, retail and transport sectors, waste and contaminated land and statutory nuisance. He represents a wide range of clients including multinationals, utilities, regulators, planning authorities, community groups and individual citizens.

Career

Qualified 1973, Lincoln’s Inn. Publications of note: co-author of ‘Statutory Nuisance Law & Practice’ (Bloomsbury 3rdEd 2012); ‘SEA, EIA, and AA Present Position: Where Are We Now?’ [ 2010] JPEL 1515; ‘Infrastructure planning commission: Challenge or Opportunity?’ [2010] JPEL Occasional Paper 37; Alternative Sites in Planning Law (2010] JPEL 852; ‘The Aarhus Convention’ [2003] JPL 802; ‘Article 8, Gypsies and Some Remaining Problems after South Buckinghamshire’ [2003] JPL 382; ‘Standing and Fundamental Rights: a South Asian Perspective’ [2002] JR 172.

Member

Secretary planning and Environmental Bar Association 1992-94; chairman UK Environmental Law Association 1995-97.

Education

Worcester College, Oxford (MA).


London Bar

Environment

Within: Environment – Leading silks

Robert McCracken QC - Francis Taylor BuildingA tenacious and thorough advocate.’

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Planning

Within: Planning – Leading silks

Robert McCracken QC - Francis Taylor BuildingHe is the greatest source of support and strength that any client, instructing solicitor or junior could wish for.’

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