Laura is a real estate lawyer who advises on all aspects of commercial property including acquisitions, disposals, lettings, developments and financings. She acts for developer and investor clients on a variety of matters, including investment/development acquisitions and disposals and funding agreements.
Laura’s recent experience includes:
1. assisting on the site assembly and acquisition of the former Granada TV site in Manchester for Allied London including partnership funding and joint venture agreement;
2. advising a developer on the purchase and proposed redevelopment of a retail and residential lead project;
3. acting for Marston’s plc on innovative sale and leaseback transactions of property portfolios with institutional funders in deals worth in excess of £100m; and
4. acting for landlords on the management of various buildings.
After completing her training contract at Shoosmiths, Laura joined the real estate team in September 2014 on qualification.