Suzanne obtained a BA (Hons) Degree in Ancient History and Archaeology in 1999 before training in Law at Keele University in 2004 and then gaining the Legal Practice Course with Distinction at Staffordshire University in 2005. Suzanne began her training contract with the Firm in 2006, qualified as a Solicitor in the Commercial Property Department in 2008 and was appointed Associate within the Town & Country Planning Department in 2014.
Suzanne deals with all aspects of planning which incorporates a diverse range of issues encompassing ecology, landscape, heritage, highways, drainage and visual impact and amenity. Suzanne specialises and advises on matters including planning applications, appeals against refusal of planning permission and against enforcement action, statutory challenges to appeal decisions and Judicial Review and complex development agreements (e.g. ‘s106’, ‘s278’, ‘s38’ and ‘s104’).
Did you know? Suzanne is an enthusiastic member of the FBCMB Choir and enjoys walking, cycling and drinking real ale.