He has repeatedly been ranked as one of the Highest Rated Juniors by Planning Magazine. He is recognised by both the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners for his expertise in Planning. Chambers 2012: He “is regularly seen in the most challenging matters” and praised for his “tenacity in court”. He was shortlisted for the Chambers Bar Awards 2011 as Environment/Planning Junior of the Year.
His experience includes:
Appearing as advocate for the Appellant or Local Planning Authority at Inquiries concerning housing, employment, retail, waste, hazardous substances, infrastructure, heritage and environmental matters. Recent instructions include:
Promoting a wide variety of Development Plans. Recent instructions include:
Objecting on behalf of landowners and developers to a variety of Development Plans. Recent instructions include:
Appearing as advocate for the Appellant or Local Planning Authority at Inquiries concerning Enforcement Notices and Certificates of Lawfulness.
Advising landowners developers and LPAs on a variety of enforcement and lawful development issues.
Advising on and appearing for LPAs in relation to planning injunctions.