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Planning Associate, Glasgow - Glasgow

Legal - Legal
Ref: 4315 Date Posted: Wednesday 17 Jul 2019
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A new opening has become available for an Associate Solicitor to join the Planning and Environment & Energy and Infrastructure teams within this international law firm based in Glasgow.

The firm boasts the largest planning and environment team in the UK, working alongside one of the largest teams of dedicated property lawyers in the UK. They have been rated as the UK's Number 1 Planning team for the last 5 years (Planning Magazine 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018) and their planning and environment team now numbers over 90 lawyers 

Clients include the developers, funders and investors involved in major energy, infrastructure and development projects. The work involves the full range of planning and environmental advice from project inception, through the formulation and review of consent applications, to dealing with the regulatory authorities and planning appeals and inquiries. 

In this role. the work will focus on planning and consenting and encompass work across the UK in relation to Development Consent Orders, Compulsory Purchase Orders, planning permissions and other development consents and permits obtained under legislation such as the Electricity Act, the Transport & Works Act and ports and harbours legislation.

The successful candidate will ideally have gained experience in a similar sized law firm, a strong academic record and an outgoing personality.

To find out more, please contact Jill Cowan on 07931 811 330 or apply with your CV online.