Mark has over 20 years’ experience in planning law, gained from working in both local government and private practice. He has advised upon numerous developments, ranging from large commercial and major infrastructure projects to a very wide variety of smaller matters.
As well as advising upon all aspects of planning law, he advises on compulsory purchase issues, highways law and procedure and environmental law.
Mark regularly speaks at conferences and seminars on current issues in these areas of expertise.
Mark Challis - He is really considerate, very thoughtful and able to think out of the box.
Chambers & Partners UK 2016
Mark Challis - Very considered and careful.
Chambers & Partners UK 2017
Mark Challis is ‘calm and thoughtful.’
Legal 500 UK 2016
Mark Challis - 'Really pleased with his performance.'
Chambers & Partners UK 2018
Mark Challis, a ‘wise and reflective adviser’ and ‘an excellent strategist, with a thorough approach and wide experience in urban railway projects.’
Legal 500 UK 2017