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Karen Browne
Partner

Karen is a Partner with more than 25 years’ experience in the planning and development, and local government sectors.

Office location: Perth
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Karen is a local government expert and has extensive experience in the approvals process for development of land and the implementation of development proposals, compensation claims, planning appeals, representation in the Supreme Court, Court of Appeal and State Administrative Tribunal relating to planning matters. She also provides legal advice in respect to administrative law issues affecting land developers, local government and other statutory authorities as well as advising a number of private developers on compulsory acquisition matters in Western Australia.

Karen is an active member of the Property Council of Australia's WA Planning Committee has recently been appointed to the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage Design WA Medium Density Advisory Group; providing advice and support to the Department and the WA Planning Commission in relation to policy changes regarding medium density residential development.

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