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Senior Planning Lawyer

  • Location

    Norfolk, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £47 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Leah Edgar

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 month+

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A Senior Planning Lawyer is required to join an extremely busy local authority in Norfolk for an initial 3 month period.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Planning Lawyer to join a supportive team who offer excellent administrative support within a busy local authority. The Senior Planning Lawyer must have county and district experience; thus able to manage a high value caseload in a fast paced environment.

The successful Planning Lawyer will undertake duties such as:

  • Dealing with high value planning obligations and highway agreements
  • Obtaining compulsory purchase orders for regeneration schemes
  • Advising on a number of high profile compulsory purchase orders
  • Acquiring empty properties
  • Advising clients on planning issues
  • Dealing with judicial review applications
  • Planning enforcement and advising at planning committees
  • Planning policy and guidance

The local authority are happy to accommodate the successful candidate with a level of flexibility around working hours if required, with the opportunity to working from home every week.

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 email Leah Edgar in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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