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Roy Beckett

Manchester, UK UK Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Real Estate
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Real Estate - North West

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Roy Beckett is an experienced practitioner who is noted for advising on real estate acquisitions and lettings.
"Roy fully understands our requirements and is able to help our organisation get to where it wants to be. He has an incredible eye for detail and combines this with a pragmatic approach."
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I am a partner in the real estate team in Manchester and am regional managing partner of Irwin Mitchell’s North West business legal services division.

I specialise in real estate development and investment transactional work, including corporate real estate occupier work. I act for a variety of clients such as Bruntwood Estates, Bank Of New York Mellon, Christie NHS Trust, the Exchange Quay Master Trust, General Medical Council, Goals Soccer Centres PLC, Lanebridge Investment Management and Manchester City Council on a variety of investment, development, acquisition, disposal and letting transactions.

I also act for a number of overseas investors in relation to their UK property holdings (for example the purchase and later sale of 180,000 square feet, One Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester).

Career

Trained Graham & Rosen, Hull; qualified 1983; partner Alsop Wilkinson (which merged to become DLA Piper) 1989; head of the Manchester office real estate team 1992-99; office managing partner, Manchester office DLA Piper 1998-2006; regional managing partner, North West business legal services division Irwin Mitchell 2013.

Current directorships: current chair of the Northern Region board of the Investment Property Forum; board member for Manchester Craft and Design Centre.

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Roy Beckett

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