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Planning Agreements

Our Planning Agreements Team, led by Chris Slater, is very well known for its work on complex section 106 planning obligations for housebuilders, together with many developer and property development promoter clients, in relation to developments across the Country.

We’re a large, well-resourced team, with an enormous amount of experience in the industry and we’re proud of our reputation for providing our clients with straightforward commercial advice. We know that our success lies in focusing on the detail and we’ll always balance our decisions based on your requirements of a commercial outcome.

Known for being approachable and accessible, we make ourselves readily available to clients and we understand that every case is unique – so we tailor our approach to make sure it’s one that works for you too.

We’ve been described as having a ‘formidable’ reputation when it comes to advising on section 106 planning obligations and our work in this area covers the majority of large house builders, as well as many developers and property development promotor clients.

Chris Slater, a Partner here in the team leads on this work, and is involved in preparing agreements for some of the largest and most complex developments, including large scale mixed use urban extensions.

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“The practice has a full range of in-house experts who can deal with every aspect of planning and real estate law. The partners, directors and associates can answer any question and respond to any challenge that you set them.”

Legal 500

“Chris Slater provides excellent advice on points of planning law and legal agreements.”

Legal 500

“Walker Morris’ planning team is the undoubted market leader for planning work in the north of England and is recognised as leading practice nationally. They have an unrivalled understanding of the planning and commercial issues affecting the development sector and with a strong cohort of in-house advocates they offer a more rounded service than most firms.”

Legal 500

“He deals with the section 106s. I’ve not worked with him as closely, but he’s extremely efficient – on top of things in terms of delivering info and responding. He seems very organised and is a nice guy.”

Chris
Slater

Partner

Planning & Environment

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Josh
Kitson

Director

Planning & Environment

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Victoria
Leam

Associate

Planning & Environment

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