Sarah is an Associate in our real estate team.
Sarah regularly acts for both landlords and tenants in their negotiation of new leases and renewal leases of commercial property leases, together with all associated leasehold documentation. She also acts for tenants looking to end their lease whether by surrender or by way of the operation of a break clause. Sarah also deals with leasehold management documentation including licences for alteration, deeds of variation of leases, licences to underlet and assign and rent deposit deeds.
In addition to landlord and tenant work, Sarah advises clients on commercial property sales and acquisitions of industrial, retail, office and development property. She also advises on exclusivity agreements, conditional contracts, overage agreements the grants of easements and the variation or release of restrictive covenants.
Sarah also acts for various commercial banks securing medium and high value loans against property portfolios and both commercial and residential sectors. She has advised both borrowers and lenders in this regard.
Sarah also assists the corporate department with the property element of company acquisitions and disposals and advises on the property provisions in share and asset purchase agreements.
Sarah also supports the insolvency team on the property aspects of insolvency deals acting for administrators and liquidators in the transfer of freehold and leasehold properties.