With an in-depth knowledge of the UK minerals market and its operators our ‘Mines & Minerals Team’ understand what is important for our clients and use their knowledge and experience of value and legislation to negotiate and manage mineral property assets. The team keep up to date with industry news and legislation, have achieved industry recognised qualifications, as well as sitting on industry specific boards, such as the RICS Environment and Resource Board.

We are able to assess the value and extent of your mineral resources. We are also able to appraise planning opportunities for quarries, RMX, asphalt and cement manufacturing.

The range of our services includes:

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  • Negotiation of exploration licences, mineral option agreements and leases
  • Valuations
  • Minerals estate management
  • Agency
  • Litigation support and expert witness
  • Business rates and property taxation
  • Due diligence and strategic appraisal
  • Rent and royalty advice
  • Compensation advice
  • Mining code and compulsory purchase


  • GIS – Mineral site identification and constraint mapping
  • Local mineral plan representations
  • Planning applications and Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Public consultation and community liaison
  • Restoration and after-use


  • Engineering project management
  • Site layout, equipment design and specification
  • Construction site management
  • Services, infrastructure and environmental permitting
Key Contact

Mike Young

Partner, Head of Commercial

07768 037063


Key Contact

Andrew Rollo

Associate, Head of Energy

07545 920905


Key Contact

Stephanie Linnell

Associate, Planning and Development

07702 201401