Ian is a Senior Counsel specialising in all aspects of acquisition and disposal of property including conditional acquisition and disposal of development land, regeneration sites, overage arrangements, estate management work and business lettings, block property transactions, block property auctions and secured lending for institution and other lenders.
 
He has acted for clients in both the private and public sector specifically in the areas of energy, housing and urban regeneration, leisure and hospitality, development of green and brown field sites across southern England and in transport and infrastructure.
 
His role within the team is either as a leader of projects or to provide real estate advice for example to planners or other colleagues; he sees his role as delivering projects on time and without surprises.
 
    Experience
    Examples of experience include advising:
    • Acquisition, disposal and grant funding of 200-acre development site for housing and employment to a publically quoted national builder
    • Disposal of public houses estates (and individual units) to national and regional brewers and other buyers
    • Grant funding arrangements of new town developments supported by overage arrangements
    • Acquisition of a 22 kilometre cable run to link into National Grid and supporting on shore rights for off-shore wind farm.