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No5 Barristers Chambers

Chambers of Mark Anderson QC

FOUNTAIN COURT, STEELHOUSE LANE, BIRMINGHAM, B4 6DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0845 210 5555
Fax:
Fax 0121 606 1501
DX:
16075 BIRMINGHAM
Email:
Web:
www.no5.com
Birmingham, Bristol, Leicester, London

Satnam Choongh

Tel:
Work 0845 210 5555
Email:
No5 Barristers Chambers (Chambers of Mark Anderson QC)

Work Department

Planning and environmental group; public law.

Position

Specialises exclusively in planning and environmental work, and acts for major housebuilders and developers, land promotion companies, the major supermarkets, local authorities and government agencies. Appears at planning and enforcement appeals, compulsory purchase inquiries, development plan examinations and in the High Court in judicial review and statutory appeals. Has experience of listed buildings, conservation areas, green belt, sites of special scientific interest, housing land supply, planning enforcement, highways, and environmental matters (waste plans, disposal and management of waste, water etc.). Major work includes airport inquiries, nuclear power station decommissioning, distribution depots, large scale residential development and retail inquiries.

Career

Called to the Bar 1994; Hardwick Scholar and recipient of Thomas Moore Bursary (Lincoln’s Inn); previously law lecturer (Warwick University) and in-house planning advocate at Eversheds. Helped set up a new law school and taught as Professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and established the Centre for Professional Legal Education and Research at the University of Birmingham where he worked as Chair Professor.

Member

Planning and Environmental Bar Association.

Education

Warwick University (LLB Hons First Class); Trinity College, Oxford (DPhil).


Regional Bar : Midland Circuit

Construction, planning and environment

Within: Construction, planning and environment – Leading juniors

Satnam Choongh - No5 Barristers ChambersHis keen eye sees right through to the heart of a matter.

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