Kylie Wesson > Shakespeare Martineau LLP > Leicester, England > Lawyer Profile

Shakespeare Martineau LLP

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Legal Director


Kylie has over a decade of experience in the niche area of planning law, gained in both the private and public sector.

Having advised developers, landowners, local planning authorities, action groups, parish councils and individuals, Kylie is recognised as having a strategic approach to problem solving ‘from both sides of the fence.’

Kylie’s in depth knowledge of the planning legal system and the tools available means that she ensures her clients’ objectives are achieved in the most timely and cost effective manner.

“At whatever stage I get involved in a project, I thrive on being part of a team that makes it happen. I pride myself on the relationship I build with my clients, who know they can trust me to get the job done.”

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Real estate > Planning and environment

(Rising stars)

Kylie WessonShakespeare Martineau LLP

Shakespeare Martineau LLP ‘promptly and effectively‘ advises landowners, developers and local planning authorities on all planning-related issues, such s.106 and highway agreements, and including planning prosecutions, injunctions, judicial review and statutory challenges. The team, headed by Simon Stanion, further provides planning due diligence support on corporate and real estate transactions. Paul Wakefield expertly‘ steers clients through ‘all the knotty planning issues accompanying sustainable urban extensions projects‘, and his ‘knowledge of complex Section 106 agreements‘ keeps clients ‘going back to him‘. ‘Very proactive‘ associate Kylie Wesson acts on both contentious and non-contentious planning matters.