Overview

Planning Solicitor - West Midlands - 4 years+ PQE - A leading and established law firm is looking to appoint an experienced Planning Solicitor to their thriving planning department. Please call Penny on 0121 454 1004.

JOB TITLE:                 Planning Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED:        4 years +         

LOCATION:                 West Midlands (Commutable from: Birmingham, Dudley, Walsall, Coventry, Nuneaton)

SALARY:                     £Market Rate

 

THE ROLE:

Due to the increase in workload, a new opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Planning Lawyer to join a well regarded law firm in the West Midlands. Working as part of a large team, you will handle a broad range of planning matters and assist with applications for major infrastructure projects. The work includes but is not limited to drafting development consent orders, planning agreements, statements of common ground, compulsory acquisition, reviewing environmental statements and project management. The team's clients are spread across the renewables sectors and other private sector energy and transport infrastructure providers.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

The successful individual will have gained some solid training and at least 4+ years PQE with another leading practice. You will have had exposure to a broad range of planning work, ideally from a large regional or City firm, have excellent drafting skills, a true interest in and experience of infrastructure related work and a commitment to building a career in planning. This is an exciting role offering an unrivalled opportunity to work on premium level planning work outside of the City.

 

THE FIRM:

Recognised as one of the largest planning teams in the world, the busy planning department currently has a requirement for an additional Planning Lawyer to further enhance their team. The firm offers a full range of services including acquisitions and disposals, land use, leasing, insurance and environmental law to a wide ranging client base of both public and private sector clients. This is an exciting time to join and help shape the future success and development of this leading top tier practice. In return you will receive a competitive remuneration package and genuine career prospects.


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Contact Penny Trotman
penny.trotman@enllegal.co.uk0121 454 1004