Specialist in residential development.
I am a solicitor within the Built Environment department based in Manchester, specialising in residential development. I advise housing associations and charities on the acquisition of both land and built properties in order for them to be able to meet the social housing requirements within our communities.
I qualified as a commercial property solicitor in 2015 at a niche property practice outside Manchester. I acted for a variety of clients, including landlords and tenants, developers and land owners in connection with the granting and taking of commercial leases as well as the sale and acquisition of commercial property.
Subsequently, I gained experience at a large Manchester firm, with a focus on negotiating and advising on commercial leases and ancillary asset management work.
Yesterday, on 6 August 2020, the Government published the above White Paper. The purpose of the White Paper is to do the following: “Planning for the future, landmark reforms to speed up and modernise the planning system and get the country building”.
The Johnny Depp -v- News Group Newspapers trial concluded last week and has been widely publicised and reported on around the World.
On 30 June 2020, Boris Johnson announced radical changes to the planning system.
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A podcast from Alex Loxton and Sumi Begum from our housing litigation team, discussing injunction applications and the courts approach in light of COVID-19 and the ban on possession proceedings.
We have asked colleagues in the Employment Law team to highlight what they think is key to managing a redundancy programme well.
The use of video remote witnessing of Wills will become law.
There’s no doubt about it, the COVID-19 pandemic has placed incredible pressure on the NHS.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s £3.8 billion SDLT giveaway may bring benefits for registered providers of social housing, according to ACS experts in the sector.
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