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Laura-Beth Hutton, Senior Associate

Laura-Beth Hutton

Senior Associate



Practice areas

  • Real estate
  • Real estate planning

Practice notes

Laura-Beth is a Senior Associate in the Planning and Infrastructure Consenting team based in Nottingham and acts for developers and local authorities in all aspects of planning law.

She is routinely instructed by national developers of both residential/mixed use and commercial schemes to draft and negotiate complex Section 106 Agreements/Unilateral Undertakings (including indemnity agreements with landowners) and Infrastructure Agreements.

Laura-Beth’s recent experience includes acting for Roxhill Developments in connection with various warehousing and logistics schemes throughout the East Midlands.

She also deals with major development projects including applications for nationally significant infrastructure projects (“NSIPs”), having dealt with the East Midlands Gateway Rail Freight Interchange (for Roxhill Developments Limited) and The York Potash Harbour (for York Potash Limited), both of which were granted in 2016. She is currently advising on two further NSIP applications in the Midlands.

Other recent experience includes acting for David Wilson Homes in drafting and negotiating a Section 106 Agreement and associated Deed of Non-Implementation and Indemnity with several landowners for a planning application for mixed residential and employment uses in Wigston, Leicestershire, a Compulsory Purchase Order for a Retail Park in Biggleswade and advising on all elements of the York Potash Project including an application for a new potash mine in North Yorkshire, a 36km tunnel to Teesside, associated materials handling facility and an application for a development consent order for new harbour facilities.