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Planning Lawyer

  • Location

    East Anglia, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £32 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Leah Edgar

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 month+

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Planning Lawyer required to join an excellent team of lawyers in a Local Authority based in East Anglia. This role is to undertake a good length of contracts and in return, our client does offer a good level of flexibility.

The successful candidate will join the Planning and Environment team; duties to include:

  • Advising and negotiating on projects involving multiple agencies and client interests, including the third sector and charitable organisations
  • Reviewing, advising and drafting s106 Agreements, s275 Agreements, amongst others
  • To represent clients in negotiations and discussions with third parties in matters regarding the areas of legal practice relevant to the post
  • Act as a source of legal advice and support to any of the client Committees and Directorates as directed to cover the absence of colleagues

I would advise candidates of all levels of experience within this area of law to apply; although ideally experience of working within the public sector.

Whilst the organisation are happy to accommodate the successful candidate with some flexibility around working hours if required; both part time and full time candidates are encourage to apply for the post.

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 Leah Edgar in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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