Phil Rowell is a Director and co-owner of Adams Hendry with more than 24 years experience with Adams Hendry. Phil provides both strategic and detailed advice to Clients on a wide variety of planning matters and has led the preparation of numerous applications for strategic infrastructure schemes. He has extensive knowledge and expertise in environmental impact assessment, the planning aspects of compulsory acquisition proceedings and the consenting processes associated with major infrastructure projects – including through the Development Consent Order regime. Phil’s commissions have had a particular focus on ports, harbours and transport infrastructure, having been involved in the preparation, examination and implementation of a variety of different schemes and projects. Phil is an accomplished expert witness with experience of appearing at planning inquiries and examinations, at the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) and in providing evidence for High Court proceedings.