Tom specialises in obtaining authorisation for major infrastructure schemes with a particular emphasis in the energy and transport sectors.
He is also a chartered Town Planner and advises a range of clients on development planning matters including obtaining planning permission for large scale mixed use developments.Tom advises both public and private sector clients on all aspects of the process for authorising major infrastructure schemes, with a particular emphasis on nationally significant infrastructure projects under the Planning Act 2008. He advises on all aspects of that process from the pre-application phase, preparation of the application for submission, the examination phase and through to implementation of the scheme. He advises on a wide range of issues including optioneering, consultation, environmental impact assessment, compulsory acquisition, interfaces with third parties and examination strategy and management.Outside of the major infrastructure sector he regularly advises clients on planning enforcement, public governance matters, habitats regulation assessments and judicial review and other statutory challenges.
Making Reasonable Adjustments For Disability To Recruitment
Difficult Absence Management Issues
Dealing With Complex Under Performance Issues
Senior Conflicts & Risk Lawyer
Danielle is a senior associate who advises on an extensive range of commercial disputes with particular expertise in professional negligence (acting for both Claimants and Defendants), IT disputes and in seeking injunctive relief.
Mark specialises in patent litigation and other contentious IP disputes, which usually involve a cross-border angle.
Jennifer is a Senior Associate specialising in foreign and domestic commercial frauds as well as onshore and offshore trust litigation.