27th March 2020
The Walker Morris Planning & Environment team has been ranked 8th in the 2020 edition of Planning Resource’s ‘Highest Rated Planning Law Firms’. The survey results confirm an ongoing run of high recognition for the team having consistently ranked in the top 10 every year since 2017.
Planning Resource’s annual survey provides an in-depth insight on the most admired law firms, solicitors and barristers. Rankings are based on the opinions of professionals using legal services including consultants, developers and infrastructure promoters, public sector lawyers and planners.
Additionally, Walker Morris is noted as one of the ‘Biggest Employers of Planning Lawyers’, demonstrating the breadth of expertise possessed by the team. Five members of the team also received individual rankings in the survey, demonstrating the depth of expertise across the department. Richard Sagar ranked 10th, Rob Moore positioned at 17th and Chris Slater and Andrew Williamson jointly shared a 25th place in the ‘Highest Rated Planning Solicitors’ category.
Speaking on the achievement, Richard Sagar commented:
“We are delighted to have again been ranked as one of the top planning law firms by Planning Resource. We have had a very successful year and are delighted that our achievements have been recognised, across several categories. The results reflect our dedication to our clients as well as our team’s specialist expertise.
I would like to extend my appreciation to the rest of the team for their contribution to our Team’s overall ranking as well as individual congratulations to Rob, Chris and Andrew for their personal rankings. Most of all, I would like to thank our clients for their contribution to our continued success.”