Planning Solicitor (607)

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Cathedral Appointments is looking to recruit a Planning Solicitor to join a progressive, forward-thinking Law Firm on a full-time, permanent basis. Based in a beautiful location in either Exeter or Truro, you will become a valued and respected part of the firm’s Planning team and take charge of your own caseload. You should be a lawyer with 2-8 years PQE to your name, ideally gained from within the Planning Law sector.

Our client is a leading Law firm with 300 employees, and has been listed as one of the best 100 companies to work for in the UK in the last seven years.


What will you be doing as a Planning Solicitor?

  • Undertaking a varied caseload encompassing all aspects of Planning work, including planning permission, appeals, CIL, s106 agreements, judicial review, highways and public rights of way.
  • Engaging in administrative tasks such as Lexcel compliance.
  • Playing your part in business development activities.


Skills/Qualifications of a Planning Solicitor:

  • You should be a Lawyer with 2-8 years PQE, ideally acquired from within the Planning Law sector.
  • An ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Impeccable communication skills and a strong focus on exceptional client care.
  • You should be a highly organised, proactive individual who can remain calm under pressure.
  • You should be IT literate and able to effectively use a case management system.


The Benefits:

  • Highly competitive salary.
  • 25 days holiday per year.
  • Access to Life Assurance and Private Medical insurance schemes.
  • Access to an employee ownership profit share scheme.


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Recruitment Consultant: Sophia Damshenas.