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Senior Planning Lawyer

  • £55 - £65 per hour
  • London
  • Contract/Interim
  • Legal, Local Government & Public Sector

Sellick Partnership would love to hear from Senior Planning Lawyers with availability to pick up a locum assignment for a reputable London Borough Council.

This is a locum contract for an initial 3-months with the view to extend. It is a full time role and the client would ideally like the candidate to attend the London office twice a week (there is flexibility on this).

The council based in London are looking for an experienced Planning Lawyer to handle a caseload including:

  • Section 106s
  • Providing planning advice
  • Section 278s
  • Highways agreements and advice
  • Enforcement
  • Judicial reviews

The successful Planning Lawyer will be a qualified legal professional with relevant planning law experience, ideally from a local authority. The successful candidate will also have experience of management. The Locum Planning Lawyer will undertake supervision and management of one other Lawyer.

This is a great opportunity offering fantastic flexibility, as well as a competitive rate, interesting work, friendly team and is remote-working. There is no requirement to attend Planning Committee.

The benefits to his role are:

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Flexibility around working arrangements
  • No need to attend planning committees as these will be outsourced
  • Brilliant opportunity to get into a senior role at a well-regarded London Borough Council

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

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Rayhaneh Tehrani Senior Manager

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