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Francis Taylor Building
Francis Taylor Building
FRANCIS TAYLOR BUILDING, INNER TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 7BY
England

Position

Hugh specialises in public and planning law, including infrastructure, compulsory purchase, compensation and rating. He acts for developers, private individuals, central government and local authorities. He frequently appears in the High Court, Court of Appeal, tribunals and public inquiries, both in his own right and as part of a counsel team.

Hugh is recommended in Chambers and Partners and is currently ranked 8th in Planning Magazine’s survey of top-rated planning barristers under the age of 35. He is a member of the Attorney General’s B Panel of Counsel.

Career

Called 2008; Lincoln’s Inn. For a number of years Hugh has been ranked in Planning Magazine’s survey of top-rated planning barristers under the age of 35. He is on the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel (enabling him to act for central government departments). In 2011-12 he took a year out of practice in order to be a judicial assistant in the UK Supreme Court, before returning to full time practice.

Memberships

PEBA; ALBA; CPA; NIPA.

Education

Brasenose College; Oxford University, BA (Hons) (first class).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Planning

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A mature head on young shoulders, he is quick to get things and very effective.