DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Stephens Scown LLP

Planning

Band 3South WestUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Strong practice with coverage across Devon and Cornwall. Offers particular expertise in minerals planning work. Also highly experienced in the planning aspects of caravan and mobile home parks and on residential development. Able to carry out contentious work such as judicial reviews and planning appeals.

Strengths

One interviewee notes: "They have a really big reach based on the quality of their advice, well beyond the peninsula."

A client says: "We have worked with them for many years and we find they make stressful situations more comfortable for us."

Work highlights

Represented Royale Parks on multiple court challenges regarding certificates of lawfulness.

Notable practitioners

Chris Tofts is a key contact.

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