Peter Goatley was called to the Bar in 1992 and appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2020.
He acts for a wide range of clients including developers, retailers, construction companies, community groups, house builders, local authorities and government agencies. He specialises in planning and environmental work and has significant expertise in both public inquiries and High Court litigation, including judicial review and statutory challenges.
He is joint head of the Planning Group at No5 Chambers and is a regular contributor to its conference and seminar programme. He also provides in-house training on planning and environmental matters to Planning Consultancies, Solicitors, local authorities and professional bodies.