Kevin Parkes Principal Associate

Speaks:  English

Qualified: 1990 - Solicitor of England & Wales

Primary office:  Birmingham

Practice areas:

Kevin Parkes

Kevin has acted on regeneration and development schemes for public sector clients and private clients since he qualified in 1990. He has extensive experience in acting for and dealing with development for local authorities.


Kevin has advised:

  • On major developments for various local authorities, including:
    • Birmingham City Council
    • Royal Borough of Greenwich
    • London Borough of Croydon
    • The London Borough of Barnet
  • The Police Commissioner for Staffordshire in relation to a sale of the site of its former HQ to a housing developer for a 127 unit scheme conditional on planning consent and including overage provisions.
  • Metropolitan Housing Trust Limited in relation to the acquisition of a development site from the London Borough of Barnet for a 251 unit housing scheme conditional on planning consent.
  • Metropolitan Housing Trust in relation to the sale of a surplus office building for conversion to student accommodation with 55 units conditional on a planning consent.
  • Sanctuary Housing Association in relation to the sale of surplus offices conditional on planning consent.
  • Sanctuary Housing Association in relation to the grant of commercial leases both to and by Sanctuary.
  • Legal & General in relation to the acquisition of sites for housing schemes conditional on planning consent.

Practice areas

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2016

    • Career
      Gowling WLG (UK), Principal Associate
  • 2009

    • Career
      Staffordshire County Council, Solicitor
  • 2006

    • Career
      Wood Glaister Partnership, Partner
  • 2000

    • Career
      Hammonds, Associate Solicitor
  • 1990

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
    • Career
      Birmingham City Council, Solicitor
  • 1988

    • Education
      Wolverhampton Polytechnic, Law Finals
  • 1987

    • Education
      University of Birmingham, Law