Nigel Abbott

Director of Planning

Planning

Advises on town planning, including expert witness matters in a planning context. His areas of particular specialism are residential, including older persons accommodation, commercial, leisure and energy related projects.

Nigel advises on town planning, including expert witness matters in a planning context. He is experienced at leading multi-disciplinary teams to provide high quality and timely advice across a broad range of development schemes.

Nigel has over 30 years of experience, in providing high quality planning advice to a wide range of clients across the public (local authorities, Government Departments and agencies), private (large- and small-scale developers, landowners, HNWI’s) and third (charities and Registered Providers) sectors.

Whenever providing advice, Nigel always aims to ensure that the client’s brief is fully met wherever possible. He has significant experience in leading or being a key member of multi-disciplinary project teams to provide timely and commercially focused advice across a broad range of development schemes to achieve positive planning outcomes.

Having completed a Masters in Town and Country Planning in 1992, he became a Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute in April 1993.

Recent articles

Media spotlight

Impending passing of the Renters (Reform) Bill spells trouble for tenants and landlords

Ian Narbeth shares his insights with Property118 on the potential impact of the Renters (Reform) Bill  for tenants and landlords

Ian Narbeth

17/05/2024

Events

Property and Planning breakfast seminar, Brighton, June 2024

Network with colleagues in the field over bacon rolls before hearing the latest news from our team.

15/05/2024

Events

Property and Planning breakfast seminar, Crawley, June 2024

Join our expert Real Estate and Planning teams in Crawley  as we bring you the latest updates in Property law and answer your questions.

14/05/2024

Media spotlight

DMH Stallard noted as one of the best firms for championing women

legalbusiness.co.uk writes about the number of female professionals ranked in leading legal directory Legal500, with DMH Stallard holding 14 rankings across 20+ departments in the latest edition.

11/03/2024