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Planning, Senior Associate / Director

An exciting opportunity to join a top ranked and growing Planning team.

We are looking for an experienced specialist planning solicitor with a keen interest in working on major infrastructure, energy and strategic residential projects.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in some or all of the following areas:

  • promoting DCO’s;
  • promoting CPO’s;
  • strategic residential experience including drafting complex section 106 agreements

You can find out more about the team and type of work we do here.

This is an interesting opportunity for those looking to progress their career and who are ambitious for progression in a leading commercial firm based outside of London.

What we are looking for:

  • Candidates should have a minimum 4 years PQE as a specialist planning solicitor

Why join Walker Morris:

When you’re looking for a job, we know it’s about more than just the role. That’s why we provide the support you need to develop and grow your career. We’ve hybrid and flexible working, so you can make work and life work together for you. Walker Morris is a top 100 commercial law firm where you don’t have to fit a mould, so you can bring your full self to work and our commitment to a meaningful work life balance means you can take your full-self home again too!

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary + up to 30% bonus scheme.
  • Paid sabbatical scheme.
  • Hybrid working.
  • A minimum of 25 days annual leave, plus the option to buy and sell 5 days.
  • A minimum of 5% pension contribution.
  • Life assurance policy up to 4x your annual salary.


At Walker Morris we are working to be an inclusive employer, and we encourage people from all backgrounds, ways of thinking and working to apply. We particularly welcome applications from Disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic as well as LGBTQ+ and non-binary candidates. Each individual brings their own unique capabilities, experiences and characteristics to their work, so you don’t have to meet all the requirements listed to apply for this role.

Interested to find out more?

Please feel free to contact
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Interested to find out more?

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Richard Sagar on

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