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Description:About the Role/ClientOur client is a fast-growing, entrepreneurial national law firm which provides clients with practical and straightforward legal advice whatever the location of their business and their requirements. Their London-based Planning and Environment practice works on an interesting mix of contentious and non-contentious matters. They undertake planning and enforcement appeals, and advise clients on complex planning and highways agreements, complicated redevelopments and interesting enforcement action matters. There has been a recent spike in judicial review work as well as ongoing high profile and complex instructions requiring the team to advise on heritage, the environment, Compulsory Purchase Orders, and Development Consent Orders. The team is entering an exciting phase of expansion, and is looking for a 3-4 PQE Associate to maintain and contribute to this growth. This opportunity offers high quality and varied work, a great deal of client contact and the chance to become involved in practice development. Applicants In order to be considered for this role, you will: Probably have 3-4 years’ solid relevant post-qualification expertise in Planning and Environmental law, gained at a firm rated for its planning and environment capability Be dedicated, determined and loyal to colleagues, clients and communities Foster a collegiate and team-playing approach Have an approachable nature and a relationship-driven and people oriented attitude Although for this role you will likely be based in the firm’s central London office, the firm is currently working remotely and so as long as you would be willing to come to the office on occasion, you may not necessarily need to be based there. In any event, you will be a core part of the team and able to access the technology, support and resources you require. You will also need to be prepared to travel outside London to the firm’s offices based around the country. This is an exciting role at an exciting time to join and help build the Planning and Environment practice at a firm which is going places.
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