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Holmes & Hills Recognised as Top Tier Firm by Legal 500

Posted 27/09/2019

Holmes & Hills planning law solicitors have achieved recognition as one of the leading planning teams in the South East. The planning and development department, led by partner of the firm Steven Hopkins, has been praised by clients as being ‘particularly strong’ and ‘extremely knowledgeable’. With an extensive list of clients from local authorities to individual matters, including many district and borough councils, the planning team has gone from strength to strength in the past year, a fact recognised by the Legal 500 publication.

   On the team’s success, Steven Hopkins said ‘this is a fabulous achievement for Holmes & Hills. It is all down to the consistent hard work of the planning team and the excellent calibre of clients and referrers that we were able to achieve a top tier ranking’.

   Individually it has also been a prolific year for Holmes & Hills planning, with consultant David Whipps yet again being recognised as a leading individual in planning law, placing him among the leading solicitors in the region. Furthermore, senior solicitor Jo Lilliott who specialises in planning and highways law, has been named as a rising star in the area – a true recognition of her many notable work highlights from recent years.

   Holmes & Hills planning law solicitors offer expert advice on matters such as planning policy and applications, section 106 agreements, civil planning injunctions and contentious and non-contentious planning matters. The team also run a popular series of annual planning law updates. They are currently holding their 10th year of the events, and have had a record number of attendees from local authorities and the private sector.


Ellie Stead

Posted 27/09/2019 by:
Ellie Stead
Marketing Executive



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