Planning Lawyer

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Planning Lawyer - Leeds (NQ-Legal Director) Top tier, planning and environment team at award winning law firm is seeking planning lawyer (at both the junior and senior level) as part of its rapid expansion. BCL legal has been asked to assist the planning and environment team, consistently ranked as one of the top 10 planning teams in the UK, with hiring the right planning candidates for Leeds. Join a multi-partner team offering the full breadth of planning work. The team has dealt with around 30 planning appeals in the last two years alone. Excellent client service, superb technical ability and invaluable practical experience define this top tier planning and environment group. The team has real strength of numbers to co-ordinate planning applications and deal with contentious matters at the Planning appeal or Call-In stage. As a planning lawyer in the team, you will act for a wide range of clients including developers, Passenger Transport Authorities, Local Authorities, objectors and landowners in relation to the full range of planning issues including advising on major developments and acting in section 78 planning appeals, Judicial Review including significant Court of Appeal successes. You will act for public and private sector companies across a number of industries from residential and retail to waste and energy; appeals, development plan examinations and CPOs. Benefits include - Quick progression - Top tier salary - A positive environment If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us. If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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