We have an expert team of Planning Solicitors in Leicester, as part of the team Chris advises on all aspects of town planning and development law. He has extensive experience in the coordination of development proposals, including student accommodation, motorway service areas and residential development at regeneration sites and greenfield sites, and in the preparation and negotiation of Planning Obligations. Chris also regularly advises on CPO, CIL, enforcement and EIA development. He is a legal associate of the RTPI.
Chris has acted for national housebuilders, leading regional developers, landowners, local authorities and interested parties. As a partner in the Leicester Office, he seeks to build on the strong commercial property base to provide an excellent planning service. For more information, get in touch with our planning solicitors in Leicester today.
- 2016 - Present: Howes Percival LLP, Partner
- 2006 - 2016: Shakespeare Martineau (2013 – 2014 as Marrons Shakespeares; 2006 - 2013 as Marrons)
- 2003 - 2004: College of Law, Birmingham
- 2003: Graduated from University of Leicester
Potential Diversification Opportunities: Government Proposals to expand Permitted Development Rights
The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs have opened a consultation seeking views on proposals relating to permitted development rights titled “Consultation…
Landlords are warned to be vigilant over breaches which lead to criminal sanctions
In a recent case, Manchester City Council has secured a confiscation order in the sum of just over £174,000 from a landlord where its property was being used as a shisha café in breach of a planning enforcement notice.
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