Oksana specialises in the authorisation and implementation of major infrastructure projects, with a particular focus on energy, transport and airports schemes.
She advises on all aspects of major project consenting including options assessment, consultation, environmental impact assessment, compulsory purchase and the scope of statutory powers. She also drafts statutory application documents, negotiates agreements with affected third parties and assist with the handling of public inquiries, examinations and hearings.
Oksana acts for both promoters and objectors in public and private sectors on a wide range of projects and has experience of promoting and opposing development consent orders under the Planning Act, private and hybrid bills and transport and works Act orders.
- Acting on the first airport project to use the Planning Act 2008 regime to reopen Manston Airport
- Acting for London Borough of Lambeth in respect of their major housing regeneration schemes
- Acting for National Grid in respect of its Hinkley Point C Grid Connection development consent application
- Advising the Highways Agency on the A556 (Knutsford to Bowdon Improvement) Scheme