About The Firm

Why Rowles Davis LTD?

Rowles Davis LTD was established in 2013 by experienced planning and highways law solicitor Rachel Rowles Davis.

The firm's aim is to provide good value, authoritative and practical planning and highways law advice to a growing band of satisfied and successful clients throughout England and Wales.

Rachel Rowles Davis LLM, Solicitor and Director

Rachel Rowles Davis qualified as a solicitor in 2004 and has worked for public and private sector clients on a wide variety of interesting planning, highways and public law matters. She has an LLM in Public Law, and has been interviewed by BBC Television and has published articles about planning and highway law.

Planning Law Advice

Rowles Davis LTD has experience of and can help you with a wide range of planning law issues.

Over the years Rachel has given diverse planning advice to private householders, developers, housing associations, holiday and mobile home park owners and local government.

Highway Law Advice

Rowles Davis LTD has experience of and can help you with a wide range of highways law issues.

From years of in-house and private practice Rachel has gained wide experience of advising many developers, landowners and highway authorities in highways law matters.

Local Government Law Advice

We can advise on a range of associated local government law issues including advice on building regulations, alcohol and entertainment licensing, judicial review proceedings, Public Services Ombudsman and Local Government Ombudsman complaints, human rights law, village green applications and the making of compulsory purchase orders.

What Clients Say

  • Rachel has advised us on several successful planning projects. Her technical knowledge, combined with her tenacity, has proved a winning combination.”

    Michael P, LondonProperty Investor and Developer

  • Rachel won our appeal and we even got some costs back from the Council. We would recommend Rachel. RRD: QED: No Plan B!"

    Mr and Mrs B, DevonProperty Developers

  • Delighted with the results of my planning applications. Far quicker, easier and cheaper than I was expecting!! It always pays to use Rachel, the girl who knows how to get the right result!!!! "

    Mr R, HampshireRestaurateur and Property Developer

  • Rachel is diligent, professional and direct. We had an awkward planning dispute with the local planning authority. We successfully won a complex technical planning law dispute"

    Mr L, DevonHoliday Park Owner and Developer

  • Rachel Rowles Davis has successfully helped us with two planning applications recently. One was for a Certificate of Lawful Development for 12 month use and the other was to regularise an old planning consent. She was very professional but also took the time to explain the legal jargon. I would not hesitate to use Rachel's services again.

    Ms C, DorsetProperty Developer