National Planning Summit

Sasha White QC

Head of Planning Group, Landmark Chambers

Sasha White QC is one of the leading silks specialising in Planning Law in 2021 and is a member of Landmark Chambers.

 In the past year he has been involved in the biggest case in planning – The Westferry Printworks Challenge relating to alleged bias by the Secretary of State in which he represented the Claimant who was Tower Hamlets BC. He also represented the LPA in the fourth most downloaded appeal of 2020 which involved the first housing case dealing with Covid 19 and HLS. Additionally he currently is representing 35 parish councils opposing the Great Wolf proposal in Oxfordshire.

He is instructed by most of the major housebuilders and developers in the UK and appears at around 20 planning inquiries each year.

He is also one of the 5 hosts on Have We Got Planning News For You.

Outside work he is a director of Middlesex County Cricket Club and the Professional Cricketers Association and still plays cricket, runs marathons and cycled from Lands End to John O’Groats for the Samaritans last year.