Mark Harnett is a partner in the real estate department at Fladgate.

He specialises in planning, compulsory purchase and development related issues including rights to light and environmental lability.

Mark acts for developers, funders and investors in a wide range of developments in London and the South East. He also advises local authority clients.

As an example, Mark has advised Hodson Developments on a planning application and associated section 106 and other infrastructure agreements for the development of 5,750 houses at Chilmington Green near Ashford.

Mark has been ranked as a leading lawyer for planning in the Legal 500 for many years.

Mark qualified in 1989 and joined Fladgate in 2001. He became a partner in 2005.