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Past Projects

Projects in which I have led on the planning law aspects for clients include:

London Olympic Bid Planning Permissions

London Olympic Bid Planning Permissions
I advised the LDA from the outset on their strategy for securing planning permission and assembling the site for the London Olympics to underpin the London Olympic bid within a very short timescale.
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Arsenal Stadium Regeneration Scheme

Arsenal Stadium Regeneration Scheme
Arsenal Stadium regeneration scheme has become a landmark success story in stadium-led regeneration - it was delivered on time and within budget and has been a catalyst for major environmental, physical and social improvements in the area, as well as...
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Yorkshire Television's Emmerdale Farm set

Yorkshire Television's Emmerdale Farm set
I acted for securing planning permission for Yorkshire Television in respect of the new Emmerdale Farm village to be located in the Green Belt around Leeds and which was also set in the grounds of Harewood House, which is a grade 1 listed building an...
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Wisley Airfield

Wisley Airfield
Advising Legal and General in relation to a proposed new village on Wisley Airfield, which is located in the Green Belt, these proposals were being developed on the basis of arguments relating to it being a 'major developed site in the green belt' un...
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Swanwick Marina

Swanwick Marina
I acted for Premier Marinas in their successful application to redevelop a marina and marine engineering works for a mixed use marina, marine engineering and residential scheme.
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Brent Cross and Cricklewood Regeneration

Brent Cross and Cricklewood Regeneration
Advising and acting for the London Borough of Barnet in relation to the determination of what was probably the largest single planning application in north-west London and certainly the largest in Barnet.
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Saracens Copthall Multi-functional Community Stadium

Saracens Copthall Multi-functional Community Stadium
The recent grant of planning permission for Saracens' proposed Stadium at Copthall involved redeveloping and rejuvenating an existing stadium in the metropolitan green belt.
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Deptford Wharves
Acting for and advising City and Provincial Properties PLC in relation to an 11 acre site in Deptford which obtained planning permission in March 2012 for a mixed use development comprising up to 905 dwellings as well as A1 - A5 commercial units and ...
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Indescon Court

Indescon Court
The client's primary objective when I acted for the Ogden Group in relation to the redevelopment of this site in the Millennium Quarter of the Isle of Dogs was to optimise the development value and provide flexibility in its disposal and development ...
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Bourne Hill

Bourne Hill
Whilst at Eversheds I was instructed by Salisbury District Council to review the Environmental Statement and associated documentation in relation to demolition of a large listed Victorian extension to the Council's offices at Bourne Hill, which is a...
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The original guru on planning and all things CPO was a guy called Paul Winter. He's since left Eversheds and set up on his own. I think he's the best planning lawyer/adviser in London.

Alison Nimmo CBE (former Director of Design and Regeneration at the Olympic Delivery Authority and currently Chief Executive at the Crown Estate).