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Junior Planning Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Consultant:

    Leah Edgar

  • Email:

    leah.edgar@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    919951_1615279805

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 month+

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-15

  • Start date:

    March/April

  • Consultant:

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Are you an ambitious individual looking to build upon your skill-set within a busy Local Authority?

I am seeking a Junior Planning Lawyer to join an agile, commercially focused Planning team over a good length of contract within London. As a Junior Planning Lawyer, you will have the opportunity to work with a team of experienced Lawyers to support your personal development and technical skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Handling a caseload of routine legal matters (including s.106 agreements, s.106 Deed of Variations, s106 car free/ mansard roof unilateral undertakings, Rent and Nominations Agreement s278 Highway agreements and s.177 Highway licences)
  • Attending planning enquiries, judicial review hearings providing legal advice and liaising with Counsel
  • Research and advising Council officers on various legal matters involving policy, highway issues and general planning queries
  • Attending planning committee and acting as a representative on planning development committee
  • Maintaining effective relationships with clients, solicitors and members of the team

This role will be completely remote and a courier will be organised to deliver your equipment. My client is looking for someone to start ideally towards the end of March/early April.

Please send across your most updated CV to leah.edgar@sellickpartnership.co.uk and your availability.

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