Laura is an Associate in our Leeds property department.
She acts for a wealth of commercial property clients including developers, care home providers, funders and charities. Laura also provides property support to the firm’s corporate and insolvency departments and their clients.
Laura specialises in all aspects of leasehold arrangements including the initial grant of a lease, assignments, under-lettings, alterations and surrenders. She also specialises in freehold disposals by both private treaty and auction.
Laura is, in particular, a key contact in a team providing advice to Canal & River Trust, a registered charity, in respect of its vast property portfolio. As a result, she also has experience in advising on the charitable law aspects of a property transaction.
Laura has experience on advising on the acquisition of development sites involving conditional contracts and options for developers.
She also provides advice to the insolvency team on the property aspects of a pre-pack administration/liquidation and selling distressed assets by way of trustee in bankruptcy, liquidator, adminstrator and/or LPA receiver.