Solicitor – admitted 2007
I’m an Associate in Michelmores’ Residential Property team working mainly on sales and purchases of residential properties, but also dealing with mortgages, refinancing and transfers of equity. As a result of this, I also work closely with our Family team and effect consent orders to resolve changes of ownership following the breakdown of relationships and with our wealth management team to ensure that the acquisition of properties fits into our clients’ wills or tax management plans.
I deal with properties all over England and Wales, but mainly with properties in the South West of England.
Born and raised in Cornwall, I attended university and did my legal training at an Exeter-based firm before joining Michelmores in early 2018. At Michelmores, I to continue develop my career within our friendly and supportive team.
Acting on the purchase and financing of a substantial high value home in North Cornwall with holiday cottages in the grounds and obtaining multiple dwellings relief to minimise the amount of SDLT payable
Acting on various sales, purchases and remortgages for a high worth client to expand and consolidate his property portfolio
Assisting the matrimonial team in effecting a long negotiated consent order for the change of ownership of a number of properties following the breakdown of our client’s marriage
Acting in the sale of a very popular property owned by a charity which went to auction with over 100 interested parties and sold for 80% above the auctioneer’s estimated sale price.
Drafting new leases so that our client could sell a building of five flats that he had inherited