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William Fry

Work Department

Environment & Planning.


Conor Linehan is Head of William Fry’s Environment & Planning Group. His work includes pollution control licensing, habitats and protected area controls, the legal aspects of waste management, contaminated land issues and planning and land-use controls. He has a particular interest in the legal and policy responses to the climate change problem, including the EU Emissions Trading Scheme.


Qualified as a Solicitor (Rep. of Ireland & England & Wales) and as a Barrister, he also holds an MSc in Environmental Sociology from the University of Kent at Canterbury.

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Planning and environment

(Hall of Fame)

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Led by Conor Linehan, the planning and environment practice at William Fry works closely alongside the real estate, projects and corporate team to provide the greatest possible service to its clients. Key clients include Linde AG, whose recent merger with Praxair Inc created the world’s largest supplier of industrial gases. The team also represented Biocore in the planning and environmental consenting processes for a large bioenergy park at Castlerea. Other clients include Fingal Council, Hines, Edwards Lifesciences and EirGrid. Construction specialist Liam McCabe is also noted.