Brendan’s experience in planning, environment and land compensation includes providing strategic advice and assistance in relation to complex development and subdivision projects; conducting appeals to the State Administrative Tribunal to resolve land use conflicts; drafting and dissecting planning policies and by-laws; preparation and conduct of public deputations; detailed due diligence and the negotiation and documentation of cost contribution agreements.
Brendan has had the conduct of a number of matters involving the landfill levy, compulsory acquisition of land, the defence of prosecutions under planning, building environment and health legislation and providing advice in respect of environmental matters at both State and Federal levels.
Brendan has a Bachelor of Arts, Urban and Regional Planning (Honours) and a Juris Doctor and is admitted to practice in the High Court of Australia (2014) and Supreme Court of Australia (2014).
Planning Institute of Australia (Member)
Urban Development Institute of Australia (Member)
Law Society of Australia (Member)