"Thorough, professional, supportive and responsive."
(Paul Hardwick, Development Project Director (retired), Westfield Shopping Towns Limited)
Heather is a trusted and experienced senior lawyer.
Heather’s clients include developers, property entrepreneurs, investors and operators. She is a development specialist. Her work includes site assembly for development with the associated conditional acquisition contracts, forward funding, ground rent funding, portfolio sales and acquisitions (corporate and/or asset). Heather works in a variety of real estate sectors including hotel, student accommodation, PRS, office and retail developments but has a long track record in hotels.
Heather’s offer to her clients is effective communication and succinct, commercially targeted reporting and risk analysis.
Heather works as part of her clients’ teams offering solutions, driving transactions and taking personal responsibility for delivery. She works effectively to negotiate through differences and to unlock deals quickly and efficiently. She leads the delivery of large, time critical and complex property transactions.
Heather relishes the privilege of working alongside people that she admires and likes. She enjoys taking time to know and understand her clients; to feel their challenges and enjoy their successes.
- Client lead on forward funded developments (offices, student accommodation, logistics, BTR, hotels) from “cradle” to site.
- Freeport site acquisition.
- Client lead on conditional acquisition, disposal and funding of Hotel Indigos.
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“I have worked with Heather for over 20 years delivering multiple turn key developments of internationally branded hotels (IHG, Hilton and Radisson). She is much more than a lawyer; she is proactive, solves problems and gives me answers, all in a commercially focused way. She always makes herself available when required and never lets me down.”(Alastair Cattrell, MD, Wylam Investments Limited & VEC Envisage Group Limited)
“I sought Heather out to act for us because of her track record in the hotel development field. I have found her to be a trusted, safe pair of hands and an experienced negotiator. She absorbed and dealt with the detail of the transaction for us and presented clear, high level and commercially focussed information succinctly to our Board.”(Simon Cohen, CEO, Leicester Tigers)
“Thorough, professional, supportive and responsive but not afraid to speak her mind.”(Paul Hardwick, Development Project Director, Westfield Shopping Towns Limited)
“ingenuity, patience and determination.”
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