Senior Planning Lawyer – Head of Team

To £Partner
20 Sep 2023
18 Oct 2023
Job Title
Practice Area
Planning / Environment
PQE Level
10+, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time


To £Six Figure Package

•    Key role for an experienced planning lawyer, up to partner level 

Our Client

A well-established and highly-regarded regional commercial law firm, our client has a multi-office presence. Legal 500 and Chambers rated, the firm has a particular strength in the property sector and a reputation for punching well above its weight.

The Role

This is a ready-made role for an experienced lawyer to be location planning lead as part of a wider planning team, working with clients including national FTSE 250 and regional house builders.  The interesting portfolio of work includes: major planning applications; planning enquiries on major developments; and planning support on individual projects.


You may currently be an experienced private practice lawyer or an in-house lawyer interested in a return to private practice. You may be looking for a step-up in terms of responsibility, or to move from a more anonymous role elsewhere.  

You are likely to have at least 8 years’ of relevant experience and be looking for an opportunity to bring your skills to bear in a firm where you can really make a difference and in a role which will offers much in terms of career development.

Next Steps

To apply, or to have a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please contact Andrew Kelly, the firm’s exclusively retained agent at Motus Recruitment:


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