Experience

I am a solicitor in the Real Estate department, advising commercial organisations, financial institutions and charities.

I completed my training contract at Linklaters and qualified into their Banking department, before moving to Bates Wells in March 2019. During my time at Linklaters, I advised on a variety of real estate acquisitions, financings and developments, in addition to working on cross-border corporate restructuring and insolvency transactions.

I also spent 6 months on secondment at Citigroup in their EMEA M&A legal team, advising on a range of commercial and legal issues.

  • Acting for various financial institutions on the property due diligence and security aspects of lending and refinancing in both the commercial and the charity sectors.
  • Advising a number of charities and commercial organisations in relation to granting, taking and renewing leases.
  • Advising a number of charities in relation to their property portfolios.

Qualifications and career

  • BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Oxford (2011 – 2014)
  • GDL, LPC (Distinction), University of Law (Moorgate) (2014-2016)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Linklaters LLP (2016 – 2018)
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in March 2018
  • Associate, Banking Department, Linklaters LLP (2018-2019)
  • Solicitor, Real Estate Department, Bates Wells (since March 2019)