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66 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3LH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 3375 7000
Fax:
Fax 020 3375 7001
DX:
32 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.farrer.co.uk
Farrer & Co, Karen Phull, London, ENGLAND

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Karen Phull

Tel:
Work 020 3375 7000
Email:
Web:
www.farrer.co.uk/people/karen-phull/
Farrer & Co

Work Department

Commercial property.

Position

Karen has extensive experience in a wide range of planning matters including the drafting of complex planning obligations and other infrastructure agreements. She acts for a broad range of clients including developers, landowners, schools and charities. Karen also has an expertise in compulsory purchase and compensation. Recent projects include planning advice in relation to an urban extension, the redevelopment of a site in London for new medical research facilities and advising on judicial review.

Career

Admitted South Buckinghamshire District Council (2000); Burges Salmon LLP 2003-07 (Associate). Joined Farrer & Co in 2008. Karen was made partner in May 2010.

Education

University of Cardiff; admitted to the New York Bar in 2003.


London: Real estate

Planning

Within: Planning

Very strong in the town planning sector’, Farrer & Co's team is led by Karen Phull, who is ‘incredibly knowledgeable and provides advice in a clear and calm manner’. Recent work includes advising Spanish ceramic manufacturer Porcelanosa on the compulsory acquisition of its Croydon store to make way for planned highway improvements;  acting for the Duchy of Cornwall on s106 variations to update affordable housing provisions, provision of assisted care housing for the elderly and the adoption of public highway across their Poundbury development; and advising Altitude Real Estate on the £80m redevelopment of a former cinema site in Tunbridge Wells. Other clients include the British Library and Celsa Steel (UK) Limited. Claire Sheppard joined in May 2017 as a consultant from Addleshaw Goddard, and Anthony McNamee joined in February 2018 from Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP.

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