Dr Ashley Bowes specialises in all aspects of planning,
property, licensing and local government law.
He is a member of the Attorney General's C Panel of Junior
Counsel to the Crown, in which capacity he represents the UK Government in his areas of specialism and was shortlisted by Chambers & Partners as Environment/Planning Junior of the Year
Ashley is the General Editor of Sweet &
Maxwell's Journal of Planning & Environment Law and the author of
Oxford University Press's textbook, A Practical Approach to Planning Law , aswell as being a
contributor to Butterworths Planning Law Service and to the Routledge Handbook of Comparative Planning Law.
In 2019, Ashley was co-opted to the Planning & Environment
Bar Association Committee.
"Technically excellent and user
Legal 500 (2019)
"He is a rising star - incredibly talented and has a huge capacity to deliver"
Chambers & Partners (2019)
Ranked as one of the "highest rated planning juniors under 35"
Planning Magazine Planning Law Survey (2019)