Planning Solicitor

  • Negotiable
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Permanent

Award-winning, independent law firm looking to recruit an experienced Planning Solicitor to join their Manchester office.

Our client is dedicated to providing exceptional legal services across the North. They are Top 150 ranked and have a rich heritage that spans over 30 years. They have a diverse team of legal professionals who prides themselves on delivering tailored solutions to their loyal client base.

They offer employees a supportive and inclusive work environment, competitive remuneration, and excellent opportunities for professional growth.

As a Planning Solicitor, your day-to-day duties may include:

  • Working across your own caseload of Planning work such as non-contentious legal agreements, planning enforcement, CPOs, strategy, and highways/public rights of way matters
  • Advising a broad client base from Social Housing clients to retail operations
  • Ensuring the needs of the firm's loyal client base are met with exceptional results
  • Court Proceedings
  • Drafting and negotiation of planning agreements
  • Plan due diligence on acquisitions and disposal agreements
  • CPO Compensation Claims

The successful candidate will ideally have 5+ years PQE in Planning law, can work well as part of a team and is looking to establish themselves for a fruitful career, in the long-term.

If you are interested in this Manchester based Planning Solicitor role, please contact James Barker at Sacco Mann on 0161 831 6890 or email your CV to

To hear about other legal opportunities that we have available, please visit our website. Alternatively, if you know anybody who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referral. For full terms, please visit our website.

*Please note our advertisements use PQE and salary level purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

James Barker Director

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