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Christopher Katkowski QC

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Landmark Chambers (Chambers of Paul Brown QC and Rupert Warren QC.)


Chris Katkowski QC specialises in planning and environment work, the bulk of which consists of appearing at, and preparing for, planning inquiries. The majority of his clients are from the private and corporate sectors. Prior to taking silk, Christopher was a member of what is now the ‚ÄėA‚Äô Panel of Treasury Counsel, as a result of which he has appeared in many court cases and continues to do so. He completed his term of office as Head of Chambers in May 2009. Chris is consistently recognised in UK legal directories and in ‚ÄėPlanning‚Äô magazine‚Äôs annual survey of planning lawyers as one of the foremost leaders in planning and environment work in the country. Christopher‚Äôs most eye-catching successes are the three ‚Äėonce in a lifetime‚Äô cases: Heron Tower in the City of London; the Shard of Glass at London Bridge; and the new Port and 10 million sq ft of commercial development at Shellhaven (London Gateway). In each of these cases he led for the developers.


Called 1982; junior counsel to the Crown (Common Law); silk 1999. Bencher, Gray’s Inn (2007).


Gray’s Inn (bencher).


Cambridge University (BA (Law) 1978, LLB (First Class) 1979, MA in 1982).

London Bar


Within: Planning ‚Äď Leading silks

Christopher Katkowski QC - Landmark Chambers ‚ÄėSuper responsive: one of the few barristers who will have read absolutely everything.‚Äô

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