Ashley is particularly experienced in planning and property law, civil and commercial litigation, licensing, local government matters, public law and judicial review. His busy practice sees him regularly represent private parties, local authorities and residents' groups before the High Court and various tribunals.
A former planning consultant, Ashley has an in depth understanding of planning law matters. He is also an elected member of a Surrey local planning authority.
He is Assistant Editor of Sweet & Maxwell's Journal of Planning & Environment Law and regularly contributes to publications including Moore & Purdue's A Practical Approach to Planning Law and to Sweet & Maxwell's Planning Law commentary on Westlaw UK Insight.
Chief Executive Elizabeth Woodman comments:
"We are very pleased to welcome Ashley to Cornerstone Barristers. With his impressive reputation and strong experience in planning and across many of our key practice areas he will be an excellent addition to Chambers."
"I am delighted to be joining such a strong and talented team."
Cornerstone Barristers provides first class advice and representation in planning, public law, housing, property, licensing and regulatory law. Highly ranked in all the main legal guides, we act for public development agencies and private parties, as well as for more than 300 local authorities.