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Planning Solicitor

Job Description

Service Care Legal are working alongside a local authority based in Lancashire. We are looking to recruit a Solicitor to join the councils legal team with Planning and Enforcement experience and preferably BNG experience.

Role: Planning Solicitor

Location: Lancashire/ Fully remote

Rate: £55.00-£60.00

Contract Length: 3 Months Ongoing


  • Provide legal advice to a range of clients on planning and highway matters.
  • Reviewing and drafting Committee reports.
  • Work proactively and perform responsibilities to a high standard in accordance with all applicable statutory and regulatory standards, Authority policies and procedures and as directed.
  • Attending and advising at Committee meetings (this can be done remotely) of the County Council relating to highways, public rights of way and planning matters.

About You

  • Must be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with a current practising certificate.
  • Experience specialising in planning law within the last 5 years.
  • Good communication with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to have the ability to work effectively with a range of professionals and stakeholders.


  • Fully Remote work
  • Flexible hours
  • Weekly pay

If this Planning Solicitor position is right for you or someone you may know, don't hesitate to get in touch with Aanisah Khan via email or via phone on 0177220896

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.