Jackie specialises in real estate and has extensive experience in acting for banking clients in respect of secured lending matters, and landlord clients on both multi let buildings such as retail centres and offices, as well as more complex matters involving larger sites. She also has experience of dealing with disposals and acquisitions, as well as assisting with larger corporate transactions, and more general real estate matters.

Historically, Jackie has advised pension providers on SIPP and SSAS investment acquisitions and disposals, and has had much experience with new build properties; acting for both large national house builders and sellers of new build commercial units, as well as purchasers. Jackie also has vast experience in dealing with general residential transactions, having been a residential conveyancer for a number of years before turning her hand to commercial work.

    Experience
    Examples of recent experience including advising:
    • Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council – general asset management of its land holding including the grant of leases, disposals to developers and others, securing of overage, granting of easements
    • Investment Fund Managers – general asset management of retail shopping centres owned by numerous investment fund managers, including the grant of new leases, re-gears, renewals, surrenders and relocations
    • High Street/other lenders – HSBC Bank plc, Lloyds Bank plc, Santander, Invest and Fund Ltd – secured lending on land for residential development and occupied commercial premises, including advising a new lender on industry standard due diligence and preparing precedent documentation .