Cornerstone Barristers Annual Planning Day 2018

05 Nov 2018, 12:59 pm


RICS, 12 Great George Street, London SW1P 3AD



Delivering sustainable growth in a time of change

Aimed at planning consultants and developers, the conference will specifically focus on providing practical guidance on the latest developments in planning law.

Our barristers frequently appear in the leading cases that shape the planning system and develop planning law.

As leading experts in planning and environmental law, the conference is an ideal opportunity to hear about the impact of recent and important legal developments in the field.

  • Programme

    09:00 – Registration and refreshments

    09:30 – Chair’s welcome and introduction

    09:35 – Keynote speech – Chris Tunnell, Director, Arup

    10:00 – High Court planning challenges: a strategic approach – Lisa Busch QC, Jack Parker

    10:30 – Environmental law and policy. What does the future hold? – James Findlay QC, Ben Du Feu

    11:00 – Q&A session

    11:15 – Coffee break

    11:45 – How to avoid significant pitfalls in heritage – Richard Ground QC, Emma Dring

    12:15 – Local plan examinations. From concept master plan to sound allocation – Wayne Beglan, Clare Parry

    12:45 – Q&A session

    13:00 – Lunch

    14:00 – NPPF changes – Robin Green, Rob Williams

    14:30 – Case law update – Josef Cannon, Dr Ashley Bowes

    15:00 – Q&A session

    15:15 – Chair’s concluding remarks

    15:30 – Ends