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Planning Lawyer

Type: Interim
Location: London City, London
Pay Details: £20.00 - £40.00 per hour
Sector: Public Sector/Not-for-Profit
Experience Level: Lawyer
Reference: ZA/026792

A Local Authority based in Essex is seeking a Planning Lawyer on a part time basis for three months initially.

The council’s legal team advise on a broad range of planning matters and they are seeking an experienced Planning Lawyer to assist them with an influx of work.

The successful Planning Lawyer will be required to assist them with the following matters:

  • Compulsory purchase orders
  • Planning appeal public inquiries
  • Complex S.106 agreements
  • Judicial review matters

Due to the nature of the work our client will need to see that applicants have a proven track record within this area and are able to carry a complex caseload from the outset. You must have a current practising certificate to be considered for this role.

Candidates applying for the role must be available on no more than two weeks notice.

In order to apply for the role, please send a copy of your updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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