News: 16 October 2019New Infrastructure and Environmental Planning Associate Appointed

We have expanded our Infrastructure and Environmental Planning team with the appointment of Will Spencer.

Based in our Bristol office, Will Spencer, joins the team as an Infrastructure and Environmental Planning Associate having previously worked for the last three years as a Development Consent Order and Statutory Process Manager at Highways England.

Specialising in infrastructure planning, Development Consent Orders (DCO), and Environmental Impact Assessments, Will’s role will see him running planning projects for a range of infrastructure and energy developments across the UK. 

Infrastructure and Environmental Planning Director Ben Lewis, said: “Will brings an enviable range of experience to this role having built up a specialist understanding of the sector from both Highways England as well as the Planning Inspectorate and the Infrastructure Planning Commission. We are delighted to welcome him to Barton Willmore where his skills and background will benefit our national base of clients. Going forward, we want to continue to grow the team with skilled professionals who, like Will, have a combined planning and environmental skillset.”

We have grown our Infrastructure and Environmental Planning team over the last few years, working on a number of significant projects. During the last 12 months we have provided planning and DCO advice to clients in connection with a number of Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects including Wylfa Newydd, A303 Sparkford to Ilchester, Sunderland International Advanced Manufacturing Park, London to Southampton Pipeline and Heathrow Airport. The team is also advising on a number of Developments of National Significance in Wales. 

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