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Vacancy - Planning and highways solicitor, Real Estate team


Real Estate


Stratford upon Avon

Job Type:

Full time

We’re hiring for an exciting opportunity for a planning and highways solicitor to join our busy and growing Real Estate team. Working as part of a small, specialist team you will act for both landowners and developer clients providing a professional legal service.

Key tasks and responsibilities 

  • You will be expected to deal with a strong client base, acting for both landowners and developer clients.
  • You will be responsible for your own caseload, as well as supporting other members of the wider real estate team in relation to planning and highways matters.
  • The role will cover a full range of planning work including:
    • Planning obligations,
    • Due diligence,
    • Judicial reviews,
    • Providing strategic planning advice,
    • And matters relating to the emerging legislation surrounding biodiversity net gain.
  • This role will also include:
    • Highways agreements,
    • 37 proceedings,
    • And strategic highway advice.

Knowledge, education, and experience required

  • Motivated and driven.
  • Sound knowledge of planning law.
  • Desire to keep updated with developments in the planning system.
  • Excellent case management skills.
  • Be able to provide clear and focused advice.
  • Willing to strengthen client relationships and build new ones.

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our external application portal.