Simon is a partner and dual qualified real estate lawyer within the UK Real Estate practice. He has 35 years’ experience in the successful co-ordination and delivery of a wide range of complex real estate and development transactions across the UK, and has been rated by the Legal 500 and Chambers law directories as a key individual in England and Scotland.
He is currently active for clients in the investment, office, development, retail, industrial, hotel, residential, operational, infrastructure and mixed-use sectors. He has acted for investors and developers, banks, other funders, institutions, major retailers, industrials, regeneration companies, cinema operators and developers, house builders, pension funds, oil processors, port operators, fish farm developers, chemical plant operators and other end users.
Clients have described Simon as having a warm, personable demeanor and "…that unique ability to distil complex legal arguments into succinct advice…" and "…the most fantastic innate intelligence that inspires confidence in his work and his recommendations."
Solicitor, Senior Courts of England and Wales, 2003
Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, 2019
Solicitor, Law Society of Scotland, 1988