Simon is an experienced Real Estate Solicitor with over 25 years’ experience in helping clients structure their transactions and advising developers, investors, retailers and funders in all aspects of the real estate market.
He has worked on a number of transactions ranging from acquiring land for development into housing or retail or business parks; buying office blocks for conversion to apartments or serviced apartments; acquiring portfolios of retail or residential properties; acting for investors in the healthcare market; advising developers of student accommodation, buyers of large houses and apartments in the South East; advising a wide range of lenders in providing development or investment finance secured by senior or mezzanine or stretched senior or equity
Simon has been recognised by both Chambers and the Legal 500 for his work in the Real Estate sector
Many of Simon’s clients are property companies which are owned and run by surveyors who have left private practice to work for themselves. He also acts for and is on the panel of, a number of lenders, challenger banks, family offices, private banks or HNW investors which provide funding on such schemes as mentioned above.
Previous Law Firms
Simon is a director in Funding Procurement Consultancy which is a company that sources debt for developers and investors-giving unusual opportunities to Simon and the firm to put the whole funding package together for either of the lender or borrower.