Advisory - Development

Mole is a partner specialising in CPO & development advisory

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    Simon has over 20 years of professional experience, advising both acquiring authorities, developers and claimants from the public and private sectors across infrastructure and regeneration.

    For those promoting powers, Simon has significant experience in all aspects, including formulation, referencing, production of CPO documents, objection management, implementation of powers and negotiating claims.

    For those resisting powers, Simon has experience in valuation, claim negotiation and drafting scheme objections. He has given evidence at CPO Inquiries and Hearings and has prepared expert evidence for the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber).

    Key skills

    • Advising on land assembly for significant regeneration and infrastructure projects
    • Providing advice on strategy and implementation of compulsory purchase powers
    • Drafting of documents and plans to support the making of CPOs
    • Valuation, compensation estimates and budget forecasts
    • Preparing for and attending CPO Inquiry and the Upper Tribunal


    • London Borough of Southwark
    • Bristol City Council
    • Buckinghamshire Council
    • Countryside Properties
    • Transport for London
    • HS2 Ltd