Kee Evans > Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
1 CALLAGHAN SQUARE
CARDIFF
CF10 5BT
Wales
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Kee is an experienced solicitor in the Eversheds Real Estate Group and part of the planning team. She trained and worked at Clifford Chance in London before moving to Cardiff in 2005.

She advises on all aspects of planning, highways, compulsory purchase and environmental law for both public and private sector clients including a number of major housebuilders, utilities, banks and blue chip companies. Kee has recently worked extensively in the renewable energy sector advising on the challenges faced when projects are seeking planning consent, environmental impact assessment and judicial review. Kee has managed numerous planning appeals throughout the UK.

Kee has drafted and negotiated a number of complex s106 Agreements and a wide variety of infrastructure and other planning agreements. She has prepared and acted upon legal challenges and negotiated consent orders, completed a successful Village Green Inquiry and settled a large, long-running compensation claim.

Kee also advises on all aspects of contaminated land, remediation and environmental liability. Her experience includes assisting with the disposal of sites by an international chemical company; advising on European environmental legislation and providing the legal support to resolve a wide variety of environmental and planning issues on a number of land disposals for a major public sector client.

Kee’s clients include GSK, RWE and EDF.  She is a member of the UK Environmental Law Association, part of the Eversheds Clean Energy and Sustainability Group and an active member of Renewable UK Cymru sitting on the planning strategy group.

 

Position

Senior Associate

Lawyer Rankings

Wales > Real estate > Planning and environment

(Next Generation Partners)

Kee EvansEversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Able to draw upon a range of specialisms, including advice on Section 106 agreements, compulsory purchase orders (CPOs) and environmental impact assessments, Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is well-positioned to assist clients on standalone matters, as well as in conjunction with the firm’s broader real estate function. ‘Very knowledgeable’ team head Kee Evansdemonstrates excellent commercial awareness’, particularly in the context of  planning issues pertinent to transport, renewables and education-related projects. Senior associate Stephen Jefferson  ‘provides excellent advice which is pragmatic and robust’; he handles the day to day planning work for core client Thames Water Utilities.