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Axiom planning launch and Seminar, Monday 5th November 2012

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Axiom planning launch and Seminar, Monday 5th November 2012

01 October 2012

Axiom Advocates is delighted to announce the launch of its planning practice group. A seminar and buffet lunch is scheduled for Monday 5th November 2012 at the Mackenzie Building, Old Assembly Close, High Street, Edinburgh.

9.15am: Coffee

9.30am: Introduction from Chair
Sean Smith QC

9.40am: National Planning Framework 2 considered in the light of the Monitoring Report 2012
Heriot Currie QC

10.10am: The Town and Country Planning (Appeals) (Scotland) Regulations 2008
Ruth Crawford QC

- 10.40 Coffee Break –

11am: Planning for windfarms
Gerry Moynihan QC

11.30am: Back to basics - Recent consideration by the Supreme Court of the building blocks of the planning system
Jonathan Lake QC

12 noon: Question and answer session

12.30: Close and buffet lunch

This event is open to all practising solicitors and planning professionals, is free of charge, and is eligible for CPD.   If you would like to attend please contact

Please also be aware that space is limited and places may have to be allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis. If you cannot attend, please do let us know in order to avoid disappointment for others.


Axiom holds a series of lectures and seminars on the third Thursday of the month. The aim is to provide topical insights into developments in the law and legal practice. Talks in the Third Thursday series cover a wide range of topics in the broad areas of commercial and public law in which members of Axiom have particular expertise. These events are eligible for CPD.

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