- Michael Page Legal
- England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
- £51000 - £70000 per annum
- 05 Jan 2023
- 02 Feb 2023
- JN -012022-4580850
- Jennifer Lees
- Job Title
- Practice Area
- Property and Planning
- Contract Type
- Full Time
Planning Solicitor | Tier 1 Planning team | Manchester | Salary £51,000 - £70,000 per annum
A rare opening within a highly sought-after, prestigious law firm for a Planning Solicitor to join a Tier 1 Planning team; this role offers the successful candidate the chance to further their legal career in the Property and Planning sector, working with and learning from the best.
The Law Firm:
- An international law firm with offices in Manchester.
- Their reputation within the legal industry is second to none and they are looking for a Planning Solicitor to join their expanding team.
As the new Planning Solicitor, you will be placed in a client-facing role from the outset, handling some cases on your own, whilst aiding with others. You will have exposure to the full range of planning matters including:
- Regeneration projects, including re-purposing of town centres
- New housing settlements
- Planning appeals
- Environmental impact assessment
- Judicial reviews and High Court and Appeal Court proceedings
- Drafting and negotiation of planning and highways agreements
- Planning due diligence on corporate and real estate acquisitions and disposals, working closely with corporate and real estate colleagues
- Promoting Development Consent Orders and Transport and Works Act Orders for major infrastructure projects
- Promoting compulsory purchase orders and exercising CPO powers
- CPO compensation claims, including cases in the Upper Tribunal
- Listed building and conservation area issues
- Highway issues
- You will be a Planning Solicitor of between 0-2 PQE.
- Please note that the level of PQE identified in this advert is a guide only and does not preclude candidates with more or less PQE from applying.
- Competitive salary
- Great training and supervision
- Excellent package
- Strong progression opportunities
Take your career forward, reach out and apply for this Planning Solicitor position via the portal below; we look forward to welcoming you onto the team.