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Cornerstone Barristers

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2-3 GRAY'S INN SQUARE, LONDON, WC1R 5JH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 4986
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Fax 020 7405 1166
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316 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.cornerstonebarristers.com
Birmingham, Cardiff, London

Emmaline Lambert

Tel:
Work 020 7242 4986
Email:
Cornerstone Barristers (Cornerstone Barristers)

Work Department

Planning, environment and public law

Position


Emmaline specialises in planning, environmental, public law and regulatory crime.

She appears regularly at numerous planning inquiries covering appeals under s.78, enforcement notice appeals and CPO inquiries (including references to the Lands Tribunal).

Emmaline has significant experience of enforcement matters both in prosecuting and defending breaches of enforcement notices, including POCA proceedings, and in the use of injunctions to remedy breaches of planning control. She is currently instructed by local planning authorities in relation to large housing schemes in West Berkshire, Horsham and Swale.

Emmaline's experience in public law covers a wide range of work including highways, housing, anti-social behaviour, licensing and homelessness and she has acted for local authorities in section 204 appeals. She has been instructed by two local authorities in relation to disciplinary proceedings under the Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) Regulations 2001.

Emmaline is regularly instructed to settle proceedings and appear in Judicial Review proceedings and various statutory challenges.  She is approinted to the Panel of Specialist Regulatory Advocates for the Health and Safety Executive, the Envornment Agency and the Office of Rail Regulation.

Career

Called 2003, Middle Temple

Member

PEBA, Middle Temple


London Bar

Health and safety

Within: Health and safety – Leading juniors

Emmaline Lambert - Cornerstone BarristersShe is singularly impressive in her dedication to the client.

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Planning

Within: Planning – Leading juniors

Emmaline Lambert - Cornerstone BarristersShe comprehensively covers all the necessary points while not bringing up irrelevant matters that would aggravate the inspector: very engaging style, and very popular.

Within: Planning

Cornerstone Barristers is ‘a solid, friendly and efficient chambers’, which has undergone impressive expansion of late. Lisa Busch QC joined from Landmark Chambers in January 2018, while Emmaline Lambert and Edward Grant arrived from Six Pump Court. Recent case highlights include Ashley Bowes acting in the Supreme Court case of Suffolk Coastal District Council v Hopkins Homes Ltd, and in Preston New Road Action Group & Frackman v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, the first Court of Appeal challenge concerning the secretary of state’s decision to grant planning permission for fracking projects. In addition, Jack Parker acted in Oakley v South Cambridgeshire District Council, a significant case for planning committee decision making.

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