A partner in the Basingstoke office, Linda heads the firm’s social housing team. She is an account manager for a number of leading registered providers and specialises in advising them on acquisitions, disposals, associated planning agreements and secured lending, together with all home ownership sales, individual purchases, staircasing and resales, private sales, mortgage rescue and lease extensions.
Linda also advises on Right to Buy, Right to Acquire and Social Homebuy schemes.
Recognised as a leader in her field by the legal directories, she is described as “always available at the end of the phone” with one source adding: “She has always delivered above expectations and can find a solution for any situation”.
Linda is also recognised as a ‘Best Lawyer in the UK for Social Housing’ on the Best Lawyers website.
Linda joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 1999 and became a partner in 2005.
Women in Social Housing
Social Housing Law Association
Chartered Institute of Housing