Ms Kate Butterfield > LB & Co Limited > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

LB & Co Limited
LINTON HOUSE
AVENUE DES HIRONDELLES
LEEDS
LS21 1EY
England

Work Department

Niche planning law practice

Position

Director

Career

Kate has over 25 years experience of planning and highways-related projects. She qualified at Hammond Suddards in 1992 and then joined of the nationally reknown commercial planning law fiirm, Wilbraham & Co in 1995 where she was made a partner. Kate joined Gordons LLP in 2010 when she was made a partner. She then joined Carolyn at LB & Co in 2015. Over the years, Kate has advised on numerous and diverse high profile proposals, both in Yorkshire and nationwide. She has acted for both national house-builders and smaller specialist housing developers on stand-alone residential sites and mixed use development schemes, including the conversion of listed buildings; advised on and undertaken planning applications, infrastructure agreements, appeals and judicial reviews; and objected to Compulsory Purchase Orders and Transport and Works Act Orders on behalf of landowners.

Education

Leeds Beckett University Law Society Finals with honours

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Real estate > Planning

LB & Co Limited is a boutique planning and highway law practice led by name partners Carolyn Lord and Kate Butterfield. They have over 30 years of experience covering all aspects of planning relating to large infrastructure projects, town centre regeneration and residential developments, across Yorkshire and nationally.