Planning Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 65891
  • Date Posted: 28 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £75,000 to £90,000
  • Sector: Environmental, Planning, Planning Lit, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


A highly established law firm delivering outstanding levels of client service with offices located across the US and in the UK. The client's Planning practice team is regarded as a leading player in the UK.


You will be a solicitor who has 3pqe+ with a wealth of experience of working in Planning to become an integral part of a highly regarded team, playing a key part in delivering an excellent level of service to their clients and furthering your legal career accordingly.

You will have experience of working in: -

  • general planning work;
  • major infrastructure - specialising in DCO work;
  • government led schemes;
  • energy sector;
  • offshore wind;
  • gas - power station;
  • transport - rail network panels;
  • housebuilders;
  • strategic land work;
  • environmental sector (crossover with all of the teams).


With 3pqe or more you will have gained extensive experience in planning and are now seeking further challenges to develop your career in planning, infrastructure and environmental law.

You will be able to use your initiative, and be a forward-planner, anticipating your clients' needs in advance wherever possible.

The ability to work as part of a friendly team and deliver excellent client service at all times is also essential to this role.

You will have strong academics and demonstrate talent, ambition and a real interest in the planning sector.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.