Neil is a Partner in the Commercial Development team based in the Newcastle office.
Neil advises on all aspects of commercial property matters with a particular emphasis on disposals/acquisitions for occupiers and investors and development transactions for a variety of local, national and international clients.
Neil has acted in a wide range of property transactions from multi-million pound land acquisitions for major supermarket and property investors (including both brownfield development sites and existing premises) to disposals of petrol stations, caravan parks and factory premises.
He has advised on several large scale development matters in the North East and North West of England of strategic importance to the local communities involving phased residential and commercial development over a number of years.
Neil has led the Ward Hadaway team on a number of large property portfolio sales with the largest involving over 2,000 individual residential units being sold by a national housebuilder. He also has significant experience of large scale projects including secured lending matters and advising on the property aspects of company disposals/acquisitions.
He has advised on landlord and tenant matters for retailers, dentists, car dealerships, art galleries, manufacturing operations and professional organisations from office space to large industrial premises.