Claire Saffer


The Law Society

Claire Saffer

Senior Associate, Planning

Claire has experience advising clients across the commercial, residential, retail, hotel and energy sectors on all stages of the development process.  Claire provides strategic advice on application and appeal strategy; judicial review; interpretation of planning permissions and conditions; and planning and highways agreements.  She has also advised on CPO strategy and agreements; CIL strategy; and conducted pre-submission review of planning applications and environmental statements.

Claire also supports the work of the firm's Commercial Property team, advising on the planning aspects of high value acquisitions and disposals.  These projects include the acquisition and disposal of property portfolios, commercial buildings and retail parks.  She has also advised on the planning aspects of the acquisition, disposal and sale and leasebacks of wind farms, solar farms and hospitals.

"Knowing that our clients will be impressed by the service they receive from a nominated solicitor is vital to our long term relationships - the Forsters team repeatedly provide an exemplary service."
Chambers HNW, 2017