Planning Associate Solicitor | 4 - 5 years PQE | London


Job Description

An exciting opportunity for a Planning Associate Solicitor to join a leading law firm in London and help grow and develop the team.

The Firm

Our client is a top 100 firm with a variety and depth of specialist lawyers. Many of their teams and people are leaders in their fields and the firm is well-regarded by legal directories.

The Opportunity

The planning department is seeking a new solicitor to join them and further develop the practice; the planning team sits within the real estate group.

Having a reasonable understanding of the firm’s values and culture, you will be keen to raise the profile of the team. You will represent their clients to the highest standard and be eager to broaden your range of expertise and skills.

The Team

The team has a wide range of clients including energy companies, strategic land owners, property developers, land promoters, charities, retailers and individuals.

The Candidate

The successful candidate will demonstrate sound knowledge and appropriate experience of all planning work and commercial awareness. It is also essential that you are able to demonstrate that you can develop and maintain good client relationships.

You will undertake varied and high quality work, which will include s106 agreements, compulsory purchase advice (compensation advice and settlement agreements), strategic advice on planning applications, planning appeals, promotion agreements, CIL advice, judicial reviews and high court challenges, highways agreements, CLEUD and CLOPUD applications, advice on permitted development prior approval applications, planning aspects of due diligence.

Please do not hesitate to contact Paul Burgin on 0203 355 2262 or