Winston is an associate in the Energy & Natural Resources team based in our Glasgow office. He specialises in all aspects of planning law, including advising on planning procedure, appeals, judicial review and enforcement.
He also is involved in all transactional elements of planning law including negotiating Planning Obligation agreements (formerly Section 75 Agreements) and other planning related legal agreements; carrying out planning and environmental due diligence for developers and funders; dealing with planning and environmental matters arising from property and corporate transactions, and preparing Compulsory Purchase Orders.
Winston has previously worked in private practice as well as having worked in-house with West Lothian Council. He has experience representing a mixture of private and public sector interests and continues to do so with Harper Macleod.