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Planning Solicitor

£65000 - £70000 per annum Negotiable Excellent Benefits
City London City of London

Managing this Role


Jonathan Kitto

Senior Headhunter - London
0203 865 2113

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Planning Solicitor to join a highly ranked legal 500 public firm, which has had involvement in iconic projects of national significance. In this role, you will find a great opportunity for growth in your legal career with a prestigious firm in the City.

The Firm

This Legal 500 ranked firm has been established over 200 years and has one of the best reputations nationally for public sector work.

The firm has grown significantly recently, more than doubling in size over the last five years. They are ranked highly in the Legal 500 and are top tier across a number of practice areas. You will find a progressive, dynamic, professional, and forward-thinking culture.

The firm deals with heavyweight projects and transactions, on par with larger City practices. Where they differ from City firms is in their culture. You will find a friendly and encouraging team of top-quality lawyers. The offering is designed to promote a healthy work-life balance - you won't find lawyers in the office after 6pm - with both flexible and hybrid working as standard.

The Role

The firm is recruiting for a Planning Solicitor (NQ-2 years PQE) to join them in their City of London office.
The Panning team provides advice and representation to local planning authorities and developers on enforcement issues, from the beginning to the end of the process. You will also be involving the wider aspects of planning law from major regeneration projects to changes of use.

You will work with a national and varied client base of public authorities, property owners and developers.


  • You will be an England and Wales Solicitor with NQ - 2 years PQE
  • Having expertise in advising Public sector clients is highly desirable.
  • The department is recognisable, with several leading individuals within the Public sector.
  • Salary is negotiable between £65,000-£70,000 depending on your PQE

This is an excellent opportunity for a Planning Solicitor NQ - 2 PQE with a firm headquartered in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Jonathan Kitto at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.