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Squire Patton Boggs

Work 0113 284 7000
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Richard Glover

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Squire Patton Boggs

Work Department

Real Estate



North West: Real estate

Planning and environment

Within: Planning and environment

Squire Patton Boggs' environment team is spread across the firm's Manchester and Birmingham offices and is focused on environmental and regulatory matters. The team has expertise across the chemicals, property development, energy, manufacturing and automotive sectors. Manchester office managing partner Rob Elvin is noted for contentious matters, and his expertise spans from nuisance claims to environmental permit appeals. Director Gary Lewis handles a range of waste management and environmental permitting breaches. Birmingham-based Dave Gordon is also a key contact. The firm's planning team is led by Leeds-based Richard Glover.

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Yorkshire and the Humber: Projects, energy and natural resources (including PFI)


Within: Energy

Squire Patton Boggs has notable expertise both nationally and internationally, with a key strength in renewable energy projects in the UK, Africa and the Middle East. James Duckworth specialises in the procurement of major projects in the energy and waste sectors and divides his time between Leeds and Dubai; Richard Glover focuses on planning matters and has experience in compulsory wayleave hearings; Matthew Mulqueen is based in the firm's Leeds, London and Houston offices and handles international renewable energy projects; David Hardy is an expert in planning matters.

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Within: Infrastructure

Squire Patton Boggs handles national and international infrastructure projects, with particular expertise in the energy space. James Duckworth, who splits his time between Leeds and Dubai, specialises in the procurement of infrastructure projects in the energy, waste, transport and healthcare sectors; Richard Glover and David Hardy focus on planning matters, and Matthew Mulqueen handles international renewable energy project developments.

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Yorkshire and the Humber: Real estate


Within: Leading individuals

Richard Glover - Squire Patton Boggs

Within: Planning

With notable expertise in contentious planning matters, Squire Patton Boggs advises public and private sector clients including energy companies, local authorities, retailers and commercial, residential and leisure developers. David Hardy is dual qualified as a barrister and solicitor and is the key contact for compulsory purchase matters, as well as contentious work and developments in the energy, transports and mines and minerals sectors. Practice leader Richard Glover is highly regarded for his experience representing electricity clients in applications for consent under the Electricity Act.

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