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Locum Principal Planning Lawyer

  • Location

    East of England, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £45 - £55 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chelsey Newsom

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months +

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Principal Planning Lawyer is required to join a local authority based in East Anglia to cover a period of maternity leave and has scope to go up to 12 months to start ASAP.

Our client is currently looking to recruit a Principal Planning Lawyer as soon as possible due to the current postholder going on maternity leave in 2 weeks. You will be overseeing two lawyers who have varying levels of experience and as such will be conducting 1-2-1 and delegating workloads.

You will be the client lead on behalf of a large local authority and will be the project lead on a number of key development and regeneration projects including transport and infrastructure. You will be working alongside other lawyers with CPO matters and inquiries.

This is a great opportunity for someone with either a private practice or public sector background who has a real passion for this area of work as there is some exciting key projects to get involved with.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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