Examples of work

Investment properties & financing

Refinancing of existing properties to fund investment purchases

Deeds of Variation

Acting in various estates requiring a deed of variation of the will.

Partial Intestacy

Acting in connection with a particularly complicated will that included a partial intestate share.

Sale of part by golf course

Advising a golf course in the early stages of planning to sell parts of their property, including liaising with the bank relationship manager and introducing the golf club directors to a local land agent.

Property portfolio ownership structure

Restructuring the ownership structure of an investor’s property portfolio to ensure compliance with their Self-Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) requirements.

Grant of Lease for charity

Advising on issues of statutory compliance for a charity granting a lease and dealing with Charity Commission requirements

Multiple purchases and subsequent leases

Acting on the simultaneous purchase of multiple properties for a provider of supported accommodation who, following a company restructuring, also required the drafting and negotiating of several leases for various properties.

Divorce involving several properties

Acting for a wife and securing a financial settlement that involved the transfer of a number of properties into her name.

Divorce and complicated pensions

Acting for a husband in a divorce that involved an overseas pension fund worth in excess of £1.8 million where the fund held properties as part of the investment.

Children proceedings and welfare concerns

Acting for a father in securing an order for his children to live with him where there were serious welfare concerns in respect of the mother.