Our experience includes working for local planning authorities, developers and consultancies, giving clients the benefit of a unique multi-faceted perspective on planning issues.
We can make planning applications, submit appeals, act as advocate at committees, hearings and inquiries, and submit objections and other representations to applications and policy documents.
We provide legal opinions and make applications for certificates of lawfulness including preparation of evidence. We are particularly experienced in drafting planning obligations for developments of all sizes.
The team includes members of the Royal Town Planning Institute as well as qualified lawyers.
Strategic planning and compulsory purchase advice to Bristol Temple Quarter partners, including advising on issues relating to the most appropriate legal nature of the emerging masterplan.
Advised on the Government Consultation on Compensation for Compulsory Purchase Orders for a UK mobile infrastructure services company.
Representing Crematoria Management in their long running planning battle to obtain planning permission for a new crematorium located in a Green Belt area.
“We get a great level of service - they are very prompt in responding and are very clear in their advice. ”Client feedback - Chambers
“The team makes every client feel important.”Client feedback - Legal 500
“The team's understanding of the planning process is certainly up-to-date and its depth of knowledge is extensive. ”Client feedback - Legal 500