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9th November 2023
Planning Senior Associate 6+ PQE - Leeds
A leading international firm seeks a senior planning lawyer to join their highly ranked team in Leeds. The role offers an unrivalled opportunity to work on a wide range of quality planning work and play a key part in some of the most iconic developments across the UK.
This is a very highly regarded firm with an open and supportive culture that sets them apart from other firms. They have created a friendly environment where you can maintain a happy and healthy life both in and out of work. The firm embrace hybrid working and are open to discussing flexible patterns that work around your personal and work commitments.
The planning team are widely regarded as one of the greatest national practices, having acted on some of the most innovative and iconic developments across the country. The work is often complex and high value in nature spanning residential, commercial and infrastructure and environmental and waste sectors, as well as contentious work in Judicial Review and Lands Chamber proceedings.
Due to an increase in the volume and complexity of work, the team are looking to expand their already successful practice.
This role will involve:
- Large scale development consent orders
- Compulsory acquisitions
- Strategic planning advice
- Reviewing environmental statements
- Assisting with project management
- Supporting the wider real estate planning team
What they're looking for:
- Qualified Solicitor with around 6 years PQE
- Strong experience in planning, infrastructure and environmental work
- The ability to supervise junior team members
- Enthusiasm to develop the team
- Strong commercial acumen
You can expect a market-leading salary up to around £85k depending on experience, as well as hybrid working and a wide range of other benefits.
If you're interested in this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to email@example.com or apply now for immediate consideration!
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