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.