Leah McGuinness - BSc (Hons), MSc, MRTPI
Senior Planner

Telephone: 020 3327 6280
Email: leah.mcguinness@dwdllp.com

Leah is a chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute and has over 6 years experience, gained in both the public and private sector. She has a range of experience working largely on major residential, commercial and mixed-use projects predominantly in London and the South East.

Alongside her experience in preparing and managing planning applications, Leah’s experience also includes preparing representations for private clients, taking part in public consultations, preparing appeal submissions and promoting sites through the local plan process.

Leah currently focuses on the commercial sector, advising clients on the development potential of sites to accommodate business needs.


  • Residential
  • Mixed Use
  • Commercial


  • Preparation and management of planning and listed building applications
  • Amendments to consents/schemes
  • Negotiating and discharging planning conditions
  • Due Diligence Reports
  • Planning appeals