• Although we work hard to secure consents through negotiation and we are proud of our success rate for planning applications, there are times when it is necessary for clients to appeal to the Planning Inspectorate.
  • We will always offer an honest assessment of the chance of success at the outset and only take on cases we believe in. This is reinforced by our high success rate - approximately 70% in 2012/13, which is well above the national average (30%).
  • We offer the skills and experience to act as expert witness on planning, heritage and urban design issues and we deal with all types of appeals from householder to major developments by :

    • Written representations
    • Hearings
    • Public inquiries

  • We work with numerous specialist planning lawyers and barristers and have represented local authorities, private individuals and major developers.