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Rufus Scholefield is a trainee solicitor in the Planning team. 

Rufus advises on a wide range of planning matters, including s. 106 and s. 278 agreements and planning due diligence for property transactions.

Rufus also has experience working on planning appeals and judicial reviews.

Before joining Howard Kennedy, Rufus read MA Hons History and MSc Contemporary History degrees at the University of Edinburgh before completing the GDL and LPC.


Rufus was selected to be in the LawInSport Mentee Programme. The programme selects 28 young lawyers, from 12 different countries, to be mentored by industry leading lawyers early in their careers.

Did you know

Rufus rowed internationally for Team GB and has rowed across the Atlantic Ocean in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge raising £100,000 for Teenage Cancer Trust. 


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