DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Wright Hassall LLP

Social Housing

4 ranked lawyersBand 3West MidlandsUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded team regularly handling housing management matters, alongside wider strengths in financing work, development and regeneration projects and regulatory issues. Acts for a broad spectrum of housing associations, providers and landlords.

Strengths

A source notes: "They listen to their clients, provide excellent and cost-effective services, and are always available to help."

Work highlights

Acted for a registered provider on the acquisition of 14 newly developed housing units.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Dudley advises registered providers on property development projects, housing transactions, governance and stock transfers.
"He always provides an excellent service, has a true partnership approach, works proactively with us to find the right solution and is friendly, reliable, and a valued member of our extended team."

Carol Matthews advises registered providers on a range of matters, including securitisation, bond financing and LSVTs.
"She is very organised, smoothly guides us step by step through matters and helps us reach solutions."

Claire Waring draws on longstanding property development experience, advising on site acquisitions and joint ventures for a range of registered providers.

Mary Rouse is a property litigator who regularly advises registered providers on housing management issues, including those involving anti-social behaviour and disrepair claims.
"She is very open, client-focused and always has her clients' interests at heart. She is very knowledgeable, approachable, has excellent negotiation skills and always takes a balanced view to ensure the right outcome."

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West Midlands

Social Housing


Andrew Dudley
Band 3
Carol Matthews
Band 2
Claire Waring
Band 3
Mary Rouse
Band 3