Clive Miller

Clive Miller

Clive Miller MBA, BA (Hons) Dip TP has over 25 years urban and rural experience of planning, economic regeneration, and strategic management in the public and private sectors.

Since starting this company, Clive has continued to have an excellent track record of identifying needs and opportunities, negotiating solutions and getting things done for his clients, often in complex inter-agency and public/private sector contexts.

Clive is proud of his recent achievements and committed to offering a professional consultancy and project management service, whilst maintaining an open, friendly and flexible approach in responding to his clients’ requirements.


Helen Lazenby

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Helen Lazenby BSc (Hons) DipTP MRTPI has over fifteen years experience in rural and urban planning. Prior to joining CMA in 2004, she worked at the Planning Inspectorate providing assistance on technical and planning matters during Local Plan Inquiries and in the preparation of Inspectors’ final reports. She has also previously worked as a development control officer in a Somerset local authority. At CMA Helen deals with all types of planning applications and appeals, taking projects from the initial appraisal stage, briefing and co-ordinating the work of architects and many other specialists, through to obtaining the grant of detailed permissions and appearing as an expert witness at Public Inquiries and Hearings.
She has a particular interest in planning law, rural planning policy and negotiating good quality
design solutions in sensitive locations.


Mike Williams

Mike Williams

Mike Williams MRTPI is a very experienced development control expert. He has previously been the Head of Planning Control in a Shire district. He has personally dealt with the whole range of development proposals including major housing, commercial, industrial and agricultural developments as well as other complex and sensitive proposals. He has acted as an expert witness at Hearings and Inquiries since 1973 and brings a wealth of knowledge, skill and experience to all aspects of preparing applications and appeals together with negotiating solutions in complex cases. He has a particular interest in all aspects of design, rural development issues, enforcement and the regeneration of previously developed sites.


David Davies

David Davies

David Davies BSc (Hons) T & C Planning MRTPI has over 30 years planning experience. Latterly he has managed all planning services for a large urban and rural unitary council. He has dealt with a great variety of major planning proposals, master planned large scale developments, led multi-disciplinary project teams and negotiated practical solutions and partnerships to solve complex public/private sector planning and regeneration problems.

In addition he has comprehensive knowledge, skills and experience of leading and advising on organisational change and improvements to the planning process.