Planning Solicitor

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Posted 30+ days ago
Contract Type:
£44,000 - 60,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
30+ days ago
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a 1-5 PQE Planning Solicitor to join the Birmingham office of a large national firm working in its excellent planning practice. The role will involve providing a broad range of planning advice and assisting to obtain consents for major development projects throughout England and Wales. Working closely with a senior lawyer, this is a good opportunity for hands on training. Applications welcomed from those seeking to move from local government to private practice. The Role As a Planning Solicitor in this highly regarded team, your work will include a stimulating caseload of: * Planning applications and appeals; * Drafting and negotiating planning, and other infrastructure agreements; * Enforcement appeals; * Judicial review and High Court appeals; * Listed buildings and Conservation Areas; * Environmental issues (including environmental impact assessments). Candidate Profile To be successful in your application for this Planning Solicitor opportunity, you will have: * At least one years' planning experience. * Solid technical and drafting skills. * A strong academic profile, ideally 2.1 at degree level. * Team player with excellent communication skills (both written and oral). * A clear interest in and enthusiasm for planning law. Job Offer The successful Planning Solicitor will be rewarded with: * A highly competitive salary plus bonus and an attractive benefits package. * High quality work in a supportive environment where you will gain access to the very best training and development. * A high level of client contact. * Agile/flexible working arrangements. Apply Now! If you would like to be considered for this Planning Solicitor vacancy, apply here or for a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity and other similar opportunities, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal ( BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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