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DLA Piper LLP

Planning

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What the team is known for

Offers the full range of planning services and industry expertise in infrastructure planning, as well as in residential and commercial development projects. Particularly adept at handling compulsory purchase and compensation issues. Acts for a number of energy and utility companies. Offers significant expertise in representing promoters of transport schemes in infrastructure projects.

Strengths

One client highlights: "The advice is top-drawer and always to the point."

Another client remarks: "They are knowledgeable and approachable."

Work highlights

Advised Highways England on the promotion of new highway and highway improvement schemes concerning the RIS1 and RIS2 programmes.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Batterton advises local authorities and developers on urban regeneration and infrastructure projects, with particular strength handling promotion matters, compulsory purchase orders and compensation claims.
"He is extremely knowledgeable and very thorough, leaving no stone unturned."

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Planning Department

DLA Piper LLP

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Department location

Princes Exchange

Princes Square

Leeds

West Yorkshire

UK

LS1 4BY

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Yorkshire

Planning


Andrew Batterton
Band 2