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Landmark Chambers (Chambers of Paul Brown QC and Rupert Warren QC.), Neil Cameron QC, London, ENGLAND

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Neil Cameron QC

Tel:
Work 020 7430 1221
Email:
Landmark Chambers (Chambers of Paul Brown QC and Rupert Warren QC.)

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Neil specialises in planning, compulsory purchase, parliamentary and environmental law.

He was Joint Head of Landmark Chambers from 2015-2018

Recent cases include the Cribbs Causeway call in retail planning inquiry (September 2017), CPRE v. Dover DC (heard by the Supreme Court in October 2017), and promoting the Middle Level Bill (now Act).

Current cases include Wright v. Forest of Dean, a case concerning the extent to which community benefits can be taken into account when determining planning applications (due to be heard by the Supreme Court in May 2019).

His practice includes work for housebuilders (for example representing the Developer Forum at the Mid Sussex Local Plan Examination and acting for Churchill Retirement Living in many planning appeals), and for local authorities (including the City of London and other London authorities). He acts for retailers, including ALDI. He also works on infrastructure projects (he has acted for the promoter on extensions to the West Midlands Metro system).  He appears in Parliament, having represented local authority (including Camden) and private company petitioners on HS2. He has an expertise in the use of local authority powers to override rights to light.

Career

Called 1982; Gray’s Inn (Bencher 2016); silk 2009; recorder 2002; deputy High Court judge 2013. Publications of note: Contributor to Garner’s Environmental Law.

Member

PEBA; UKELA; Parliamentary Bar Mess (committee member).

Education

Durham University (1981, BA (Hons)).


London Bar

Planning

Within: Leading Silks

Neil Cameron QC - Landmark Chambers ‘ Excellent at inquiry, his cross-examination is highly effective. ’

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