Skip to main content

T: 020 7353 8415

  • 'The set offers a diverse range of planning expertise and handles NSIPs and similarly massive projects with ease. Chambers and Partners 2017

    Chambers and Partners 2017, Planning

Planning

Chambers has a reputation for excellence in planning and related areas of law and is consistently featured in both Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500 for our expertise and leading role in the field.

'Its barristers represent developers, landowners, central and local government and action groups. They have been involved with some of the capital’s most significant cases as well as those branching out to all edges of the country. Instructing solicitors mark them out for their “consistency of quality.”'
Chambers and Partners, Planning, 2017

We are instructed by both the private and the public sectors. Whist our private clients include many of the country's largest commercial operators, Chambers is also respected for its work on behalf of community and interest groups, small businesses and individuals. 
Our work in the public sector is for local government and for other public bodies.

Chambers undertakes work in all areas of planning law, appearing at: 

  • Planning and enforcement appeal inquiries
  • Development plan inquiries
  • Examinations in public and in the law courts when challenges are made to administrative decisions

Members are regularly instructed in relation to a broad spectrum of schemes including:

  • Residential Housing
  • Retail
  • Leisure and sport
  • Commercial
  • Major infrastructure projects
  • Listed buildings
  • Advertisements
  • Trees
  • Minerals
  • Local plans
  • Section 106 and CIL agreements
  • Restrictive covenants
No

FTB members that practise in Planning

Queen's Counsel

Year of call:
1981
QC:
2003
Year of call:
1968
QC:
1987
Year of call:
1969
QC:
1989
Year of call:
1970
QC:
1990
Year of call:
1973
QC:
2003
Year of call:
1982
QC:
2003
Year of call:
1984
QC:
2006
Year of call:
1983
QC:
2008
Year of call:
1984
QC:
2009
Year of call:
1987
QC:
2009
Year of call:
1992
QC:
2010
Gregory Jones QC
Year of call:
1991
QC:
2011
Year of call:
1986
QC:
2012
Year of call:
1996
QC:
2014
Year of call:
2000
QC:
2014
Year of call:
1993
QC:
2015
Year of call:
1997
QC:
2015
Year of call:
2000
QC:
2016

Juniors

Year of call:
1975
Year of call:
1976
Year of call:
1980
Year of call:
1986
Year of call:
1998
Year of call:
2001
Year of call:
2001
Year of call:
2002
Year of call:
2003
Year of call:
2004
Year of call:
2005
Year of call:
2007
Year of call:
2008
Year of call:
2008
Year of call:
2008
Year of call:
2008
Year of call:
2009
Year of call:
2009
Year of call:
2010
Year of call:
2011
Year of call:
2012
Caroline Daly
Year of call:
2013
Year of call:
2013
Year of call:
2014
Year of call:
2014
Merrow Golden
Year of call:
2014

Associate Members

Year of call:
1977
QC:
1995
Edward Cousins
Year of call:
1971