Planning Solicitor

Are you a Senior Planning Solicitor ready to take charge of your career? Are you looking for the chance to be the leading figure in the development of a new department? If so, this role with an impressive regional firm could be for you!


Our client are a well-known and highly-successful firm in the Yorkshire region and have an excellent reputation for the services they provide.

The firm has an incredibly strong and flourishing property department, but is currently outsourcing its Planning work.

They are now looking to bring in either an individual Planning Lawyer or a team of Lawyers to bring this work in-house.


Since the firm has an existing base of loyal and high-quality clients, there is already a base of contacts from which to develop both contentious and non-contentious Planning work, however it will also be necessary to develop new business in the market.

For someone looking to spread their wings and establish a name for themselves in the region, this opportunity is unmissable.


The firm is dedicated to growing this offering and so will provide the infrastructure and support you need to make this a success.

They are also known for being very open and inclusive, and pride themselves on being a great place to work.

You will be genuinely supported through every step of your career.


The firm is looking for a Planning Solicitor who is confident being free standing so it's likely that you will have at least 6 years pqe.

The firm is also happy to consider applications from Lawyers who may have a team to bring with them.


The remuneration will obviously depend upon your level of experience and whether you are able to bring work with you or would be working from a standing start, they are highly competitive with pay though and have a strong benefit package.

How to Apply: Having been established for over 20 years, we are experts in legal recruitment.

Our strength derives from the fact that we are well-known, well-respected and have developed long-standing bonds with both our clients and candidates, and have become an authority on all aspects of legal recruitment.

To hear more about this Planning Solicitor role in Leeds, please contact Rachael Mann or another member of the private practice team at Sacco Mann.




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