Planning and Highways Lawyer

England, East of England
£50 - £55 per hour
11 Jun 2024
09 Jul 2024
Lewis Dainty
Job Title
Practice Area
Planning / Environment
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Planning and Highways Lawyer

Part time 15-20 hours per week

Location: East Anglia

Rate: £50 - 55 per hour (Interim/Umbrella)

Working: Remote

About the Planning and Highways Lawyer Role:

Sellick Partnership are looking for a senior lawyer to work within the planning team of a reputable local authority for 15-20 hour per week; flexible working. We are looking for someone specifically to support the county planning authority with a TCPA highways application.

The post is around 15-20 hours per week. Assignment is most likely around 6 months in duration, initially covering maternity leave, but there is the strong possibility that this will be extended.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Highways Lawyer to join a supportive team on a remote working basis around other consultancy work they have ongoing.

Key Responsibilities of the Planning and Highways Lawyer role:

Key duties of the Highways Lawyer will include;

  • Manage your own caseload of the more complex and high profile planning and highway matters
  • Support the county planning authority with a TCPA highways application
  • To continue to build relationships with existing clients
  • It is expected that the role would also carry a small caseload of general planning matters - s106s, s278s and general planning advice

Benefits of the Planning and Highways Lawyer role:

The organisation is looking to hire a Planning and Highways Lawyer who demonstrates:

  • The ability to work autonomously on your own matters
  • Strong highways experience
  • Experience of large scale TCPA and 1992 general regulation applications is essential
  • Local authority experience is essential

How to apply for the Planning Lawyer role:

To apply, please submit your CV and/or cover letter via this page or alternatively, contact Lewis Dainty in the Sellick Partnership Manchester office.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

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