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What the team is known for In demand for its expertise in the medical sector and often represents NHS trusts and clinical commissioning groups. Also ably assists education clients with their property needs. Client list also features organisations in the agriculture, waste and energy sectors. Regularly handles commercial and residential development. Also has experience advising on major infrastructure projects.
Strengths A client says: "They are very knowledgeable and provide a lot of advice and support."
Clients describe this as "a professional and knowledgeable firm of experts in their field."
Work highlights Advised East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust and 2Gether Support Solutions on a contract to sell land at one of the trust's hospital sites to a developer to build a GP surgery and a private pharmacy facility.
Ashfaq Jilani has considerable expertise acting for clients in the education and healthcare sectors. He advises clients on a range of commercial property transactions, including acquisition, development and leasing matters.
"He is very personable, knowledgeable and enthusiastic."
Sarah Gaines is highlighted for her in-depth knowledge of secured lending transactions, disposals and options agreements. She acts for a wide range of clients from public sector organisations to private individuals.
"She provides outstanding advice on property matters."