Our chartered Town Planners lead on planning projects across the UK for national residential and commercial developers, public sector organisations and providers of sport/recreation facilities.

Our experienced planning law and chartered town planning team provide advice at various stages throughout the planning process, including how to secure the optimum development from sites, consideration of whether planning permission is necessary; advice on project implementation; preparing planning applications and appeals (including instruction of counsel), discharging planning conditions and advising on associated legal issues.

Our areas of expertise

  • Appointment of multi-disciplinary professional teams
  • Design and access/planning statements
  • Development briefs & feasibility studies
  • Enforcement matters
  • Expert witness and reports for court
  • Land disposal strategies
  • Listed building/conservation area work
  • Local plan representations
  • Planning applications
  • Planning appeals
  • Section 106 legal agreements & planning legal advice
  • Stakeholder engagement exercises

A selection of our clients

Aspire Housing

Securing various planning permissions for residential developments.

Barratt Homes

Securing planning permission for a development of 275 dwellings for Barratt Homes in Buxton.


Acted for over 20 years including securing planning permission for the new head office in Stoke.

Pak Foods

Supporting planning material for retail-led mixed use scheme, including Sequential Assessment.

Prime Developers

Securing full planning permission for the development of 40 homes on a Greenfield site in Staffordshire.

Richborough Estates

Promoting strategic Green Belt housing site in Staffordshire.

Vibration Group

Securing permission to use Printworks in London as a 6000 capacity entertainment venue.

Our Team

Meet our team of Planning professionals.