Heidi is a specialist infrastructure planning lawyer, highly experienced in supporting public sector clients on their project work, with a particular focus on large scale infrastructure schemes and regeneration projects involving land assembly through compulsory purchase.
Heidi Slater really understands how local government works. She understands the political pressures we are under and is able to help and guide us. Her experience of similar projects enables her to find ways around problems and issues, and provide really practical solutions.
Victoria Dale - Project Delivery Coordinator, Infrastructure Delivery, Community & Environmental Services, Norfolk County Council
Legal director Heidi Slater has an infinite capacity for sustained hard work, a detailed knowledge of compulsory acquisition and development consent order law, practice, and procedure, and a sound grasp of tactics and commercial realism.
Legal 500 - 2020 edition (identified as a ‘Next Generation Partner’)
Heidi Slater is very approachable and makes the often stressful DCO examination process much simpler with her calm approach that shows that she is in control of the situation. She is responsive and efficient.
Legal 500 - 2020 edition
Planning white paper: what it means for developer contributions and costs of development
Lucy has extensive experience of advising on complex regeneration, development and infrastructure schemes throughout the UK. She specialises in advising public and private sector clients in relation to a wide range of planning, highways, compulsory purchase and compensation matters, including a number of high profile town centre redevelopment, estate regeneration and major infrastructure projects.
Victoria specialises in advising issuers, special purpose vehicles, corporate borrowers, banks and other financiers on asset based lending, receivables financing, securitisations, private placements and other forms of debt capital markets transactions.
Daniel specialises in occupational pension schemes.