Peter Nesbit > Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP > Newcastle upon Tyne, England > Lawyer Profile

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
CENTRAL SQUARE SOUTH
ORCHARD STREET
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
NE1 3XX
England
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Work Department

Peter is a Partner and advocate in the planning team and undertakes a wide variety of planning, highways and CPO work. Peter is highly ranked in Chambers and Partners and his team in Leeds is noted as being a "high-calibre planning department with a strong regional presence". His particular areas of expertise are providing strategic advice on energy and natural resources, transport and commercial development projects including major planning applications, appeals and judicial challenges.

Peter also writes a regular column for the national publication "Minerals Planning Magazine", contributes to the activities of Renewable UK and has spoken at events for bodies such as the Royal Town Planning Institute and the Nuclear Industry Association.

Position

Partner

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Real estate > Planning

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP’s planning team is praised as ‘a safe pair of hands’ when advising on wind, solar and energy from waste projects, transport infrastructure mandates, as well as retail and residential developments. Practice leader Peter Nesbit’s planning expertise covers energy and infrastructure projects, particularly in the renewables sector, national rail transport matters, commercial developments and CPOs. Other key members of the team include legal director Roddy Macdonald, who is noted for his expertise in the house building sector, and principal associate Paul McLean, who advises educational institutions on the planning aspects of developments.