Planning Law for Beginners

Level: Introductory

3 October 2019, 9.30am registration (9.45am start) – 1.00pm (followed by lunch) Freeths, Nottingham (with Video Conferencing Equipment to Freeths’ offices in Birmingham, Leicester, Leeds, London and Sheffield)

Presented by Anthony Collins

Course overview

Presentation on the following topics:

1. What is Development?
2. The Planning Application Process
3. Planning Committee
4. Section 106 Agreements
5. Enforcement

Suitable audience:

Solicitors/Legal Officer/Planning Officers.

Overview and topics to be covered include:

Planning Law
Case Law Update

Duration: Half a day (3 training hours) including lunch

Interactive elements

Both sessions will involve discussion and participation from delegates.


This course will cover:

C Working with other people

Presenter profiles:

Stuart Evans is a Senior Associate in the Local Government Team at Anthony Collins Solicitors. Stuart has a great deal of planning experience in private practice and also with local government, acting as the senior planning lawyer for Birmingham City Council for over 10 years.

Vinay is a Solicitor in the Local Government team at Anthony Collins and advises local authorities on commercial and planning matters. Prior to joining Anthony Collins, Vinay worked for Sandwell Council and then undertook his training

Please note we offer the option to attend this course via video conference at another of our offices to make it accessible to as many EM Lawshare members as possible. We do our best to deliver the best experience we can with the technology we have, but inevitably it may not be as effective as attending the course in person. We always appreciate your feedback and make improvements if we can.

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If you would like to send a list of registrants, please email Julie.Scheller@freeths.co.uk.