Law firm The Wilkes Partnership has appointed Leenamari Aantaa-Collier as partner and head of planning in Birmingham.
Aantaa-Collier is a specialist in public and private sector areas including work for the NHS on issues arising from applications, obligations, appeals and plan making. Her expertise also spans to litigation, energy subsidy issues and advising the select committee in the House of Lords on the conflict between the planning and licensing regimes.
At The Wilkes Partnership she will use this experience to lead the planning team in navigating planning legislation for clients.
Aantaa-Collier said: “We have hit the ground running using our planning expertise to help clients diversify, use their land in innovative ways and adapt to become more sustainable businesses. Good planning law can unlock so much potential for both public and private sector businesses, and that is exactly what we aim to do for clients.”
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