Planning Lawyer

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£68000 - £84000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
12 Mar 2018
Closes
09 Apr 2018
Ref
BBBH2872
Contact
Jason Connolly
Practice area
Planning law
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you seeking a real platform for progression in a growing team of a Top 50 firm? This stand out, leading law firm works with some of the largest companies globally. You will find an excellent level of training and development where everyone receives the skills not just to be a strong technical lawyer, but also an excellent commercially minded Lawyer. With this comes excellent prospects for career progression.

You will find that with this varied and exciting role, no two days will be the same. They are an ambitious practice, and this is reflected in their vision, they are very people centred and it is these foundations that the firm was built off

The firm

This law firm is a leading international legal business. With over 2,300 people, it offers one of the most comprehensive UK networks, combined with coverage across Europe, Latin America, North America and Asia-Pacific. The firm work with many household names and some of the UK's largest institutional clients and household names in the world of telecoms, infrastructure, outsourcing, consumer goods, transport, aerospace, and engineering. The firm is very progressive and have a reputation for developing and nurturing talent and they have a lovely culture with a good social aspect in all the offices.

The role

The firm is seeking a Planning Lawyer to join the firms highly regarded City of London office.

The Planning department is ranked highly in the Legal 500 tiers. You will deal with a high quality of work, working with a team of highly experienced Lawyers across the firm's network of offices, the client base will include a range of UK and overseas property companies and institutions, retailers, corporate occupiers, contractors, NHS, land owners and companies whose property assets are at the heart of their business as well as UK Government bodies.

The team offer a full range of services covering every stage of the property life cycle for a wide range of clients involved in different businesses.

The caseload will be broad and varied, making for a more interesting role. This will include; s.106 Planning obligations, Infrastructure and highway agreements, Rights of way, CIL, Planning & Environmental appeals and judicial review, Enforcement, CPOs, Contaminated land liabilities

You will find that there is a very open-door policy with Partners, and you receive an excellent level of support. This role comes with excellent prospects for progression.

The ideal candidate will be...

  • You will be a Planning Solicitor with between at least four years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • You should have a good level of technical knowledge
  • This role comes with excellent prospects for progression
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • Salary is market rate and negotiable depending on experience, plus the ability to earn a lucrative bonus, progression prospects and an excellent benefits package.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Planning Lawyer to join this International, Top 50 law firm based in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for immediate consideration.

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