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Clarke Willmott LLP

Real Estate

4 ranked lawyersBand 2South WestUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Respected team well known for its representation of house builders as part of its strong development offering. Also offers expertise in portfolio management, joint ventures and lease agreements. Able to handle various real estate issues associated with renewable energy schemes. Possesses particular expertise in relation to property sales and acquisitions in the telecoms sector.

Strengths

A client praises the "absolutely excellent service," describing the team as "exceptionally commercial and responsive, with no compromise on diligence."

Another client notes that the team is composed of "great people who provide great, pragmatic, commercial advice."

Work highlights

Acted for Bovis Homes on its purchase of a 725-unit residential site at Twigworth Gloucestershire from Robert Hitchins.

Notable practitioners

Greg Lovett 's practice is built on assisting house builders with development projects and strategic land matters.
"Greg has a very respected practice in residential and commercial development work in Bristol."

Philip Brown is well regarded for his work on transactions involving development land, as well as the disposal and acquisition of single assets.
"Very commercial, very responsive and very diligent."

Stephen Rosser is chief executive of the firm and possesses noted expertise in residential development mandates.
"Incredibly capable, pragmatic and commercially focused."

Timothy Walker 's practice is primarily focused on the development, sale, purchase and letting of residential units.
"He has a very good client base and reputation."

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Overview

Clarke Willmott's national Real Estate and Construction team is one of the largest of its kind in the UK, with more than 100 lawyers specialising in all aspects of commercial property, construction and procurement, development (including complex landlord and tenant, acquisition and disposal issues), regeneration, property litigation and estate management.

Clarke Willmott's clients include developers, housing associations, construction specialists, development agencies, local authorities, land owners, as well as investors and funders.

Clarke Willmott invests in the best property, planning, environmental, construction and procurement specialists and encourages them to work together to provide a genuinely connected service. By connected they don’t just mean seamless (although, that’s one benefit of their approach); they also mean working together to look for business opportunities for their clients. 

Real Estate Department

Clarke Willmott LLP

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Department location

1 Georges Square

Bath Street

Bristol

Bristol

UK

BS1 6BA

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South West

Real Estate


Greg Lovett
Band 4
Philip Brown
Band 4
Stephen Rosser
Eminent Practitioners
Timothy Walker
Band 1