Planning Knowledge Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 72869
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market
  • Sector: Environmental, Knowledge Management, Planning, Professional Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description


A UK and international law firm.


A Knowledge Lawyer is sought to provide high quality knowledge support for the market-leading Planning team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an experienced and well-respected Knowledge team, working in a supportive and collegiate environment.

It would suit both someone who was looking to move to their first knowledge role as well as those with previous experience of professional support.

Various locations are possible and you can work on a part-time or full-time basis. Flexible working arrangements are available, which are common across the Knowledge Team and in the relevant Practice Group.

Knowledge is at the heart of this firm's strategy, and you will be a key member of an innovative and purposeful Knowledge team.

You will provide dynamic, technically excellent and business-focused support to the Planning team, implementing best practice professional support.

Key Responsibilities
You will:
* facilitate keeping the Planning team up-to-date on legal and regulatory change across the team's practice.
* organise the delivery of legal training, facilitating know-how sharing and maintaining a technically excellent collection of template documents.
* assist in the preparation of client 'insights' and produce reader-friendly internal updates and client publications.
* deal with queries from lawyers and clients regarding current law and practice.
* input into and help to deliver the Planning team strategy and Knowledge strategy.

With an excellent knowledge of Planning law of England and Wales and its application to commercial business issues, you will also ideally have an understanding of Environmental law but is not essential.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.