Simon is a real estate lawyer with wide experience of acting for investors and developers.
His areas of expertise and recent project experience are as follows:
- Residential/student investment. Simon has acted for Moorfield Group on a number of forward funded development schemes including developments at Newcastle, Manchester and Runnymede.
- Commercial investment. Simon has been instructed by Evergreen/Extra (an M3 Capital Platform) in relation to motorway service area schemes for many years.
- Care homes/retirement living. Simon’s clients in this sector include Cinnamon Group for whom he has acted on numerous schemes throughout the UK.
- Strategic Land. Simon has acted most recently for Highwood Group, one of the south coast’s fastest growing property companies, on various sites, bringing forward several thousand residential units in the last 2 years.
Simon has been a partner in Shoosmiths' real estate practice since 2017. Simon heads up the property team in our Leeds office, leading a team of 9 Partners.