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Edward Peel

Senior Associate | London

Edward is noted in the Legal 500 (2023 and 2024 editions) as a ‘key lawyer’ in the Planning (Real Estate) team in London.

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About Edward

Edward is a qualified planning lawyer within the Planning & Environment Group, based in the London office. Edward joined Freeths in August 2021.

Edward has over 4 years of experience in planning law, acting primarily for private developers, local authorities and statutory undertakers on a wide range of planning matters including planning & highway agreements, planning appeals, judicial review proceedings, development consent orders, property due diligence, major highway compulsory purchase schemes, environmental statement review and permitted development & use advice.

Edward studied Law at Durham University before completing the LPC at the University of Law in Chester. Edward trained at Weightmans, including two seats (third and fourth) in planning and a client secondment, and qualified as a solicitor in Weightmans’ Planning team in September 2020.

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  • “Great to work with both professionally and personally and not shy about the workload. I found him to be very knowledgeable with good insight”.

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