Having spent 14 years with the firm previously, Emma rejoined in May 2020 as Partner and to head up the Commercial Property team in our Beverley office. She brings more than 18 years of expertise, including city firm experience and partnership with another regional firm.
Emma has significant experience in development work, acting for both private and public companies on all aspects of acquisition and development of commercial, residential and mixed-use sites.
This includes dealing with joint ventures, land promotion and complex overage arrangements. She also acts for registered housing providers and particularly enjoys working on regeneration schemes.
She provides proactive advice, and understands the commercial aspect behind every transaction. Emma’s development expertise is complimented by a good working knowledge of construction issues, including dealing with the JCT suite of documents and bespoke construction contracts.
Her experience also includes acting for the region’s largest house builder on acquisitions, social housing sales, planning, infrastructure and site set up – remaining in close liaison with the firm’s dedicated plot sales team throughout to ensure a seamless team approach.
Emma also acts for institutional lenders on secured lending, pension funds on sales and acquisitions, and has vast experience in landlord and tenant matters.