Rosalyn Trotman - 																					Associate Solicitor

Rosalyn Trotman
Associate Solicitor

The Paragon
Bristol BS1 6BX

Associate Solicitor - Planning and Environment

Rosalyn joined Thrings in 2014 after more than three years spent in local government. She is now ranked as a leader in Planning in the South West by Chambers and Partners. Her dedicated professionalism makes her a key asset to the Planning and Environment Team.

Day-to-day, Rosalyn advises on a number of development schemes including the negotiation of section 106 agreements and highways agreements, advising on Community Infrastructure Levy and the application of local and national planning policies for a range of residential, mixed use and commercial schemes. Rosalyn provides planning due diligence in property transactions, advice on the permitted development regime and is experienced in compulsory purchase.

Rosalyn is also involved in planning appeals, enforcement notice appeals, planning-related judicial reviews and High Court challenges, planning prosecutions, planning objections and Certificate of Lawfulness applications.

As well as her technical skills and experience, Rosalyn is the Joint Events Coordinator and a committee member of Women in Property South West.

Key Experience

Rosalyn’s relevant experience includes:

  • undertaking a successful High Court application for statutory review of a planning inspector’s decision in an enforcement notice appeal relating to mobile homes
  • negotiating a section 106 agreement for a mixed development including 350 houses and a primary school
  • advising on a prosecution for breach of an enforcement notice, securing the local authority’s withdrawal of the prosecution case and a defendant’s costs order


Rosalyn Trotman Accolades

Very professional and a pleasure to deal with. She acted swiftly and very flexibly with my case, putting me at ease as soon as she was in contact. She was extremely flexible and the experience was flawless.

Client testimonial


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