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Real Estate

Whether you want someone to help you make the most of your investments, make sure your development projects are brought to a successful conclusion, or just want someone to take care of day-to-day property issues, the first thing you need is an experienced real estate legal team.

Our real estate lawyers work in many sectors including care, residential and commercial development, as well as lending, investment and retail. We also have experience in niche areas such as ports and marinas, waterside developments and assisted living. Our expertise means we can help you identify practical solutions and new opportunities to add value.

Real Estate services include:

  • Buying and selling freehold and leasehold properties
  • Negotiating leases
  • Subletting space no longer required by your business
  • Property development projects
  • Property management and investment
  • Planning and environment issues
  • Negotiating construction contracts and other construction issues
  • Water related developments
  • Assisted living developments

So if you need an experienced legal team to support your real estate portfolio, give us a call on 0344 967 0793.

Contact the Business Real Estate team

chambers and partners uk 2017

“We see them as part of our day-to-day business. The working relationship is excellent in every respect.”

“They all work really well together and are aware of current issues that could affect our work.”

“It’s their commitment to meet our targets that we like – they go the extra mile at critical points and just overall provide an excellent service.”

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Commercial Property Dorset and South
‘Excellent in all respects’, Lester Aldridge LLP’s team ‘often goes beyond the normal call of duty’. Suki Samra and Mark Benham are highly recommended. Clients include Marina Developments, McCarthy & Stone and Horizon Capital Management.

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Commercial Property: Hampshire

Lester Aldridge LLP advised Lewis Investment Fund on several retail and leisure acquisitions totalling £30m, and assisted McCarthy & Stone with its £7m purchase of 80 assisted living blocks in Harrow. Practice head Matthew Barrow ‘has excellent all-round knowledge’ and is recommended alongside Roger Woolley.

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Lester Aldridge staff helped in the fight against cancer by supporting Macmillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 29 September.

Newly qualified solicitors

Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce the qualification of five trainee solicitors into teams across the south coast firm.

Trainee Solicitors 2017

Seven trainee solicitors have started their two year training contract with leading law firm Lester Aldridge this week.

LA supports BSG in Young Chamber programme

Bournemouth School for Girls (BSG) has become a member of the county’s Young Chamber Programme, thanks to sponsorship from local law firm Lester Aldridge.

Alexandra Clapp Lisa Fairway

Leading south coast law firm Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce the appointment of Associate Alexandra (Ally) Clapp to its top tier Corporate and Commercial team, and Solicitor Lisa Fairway into the Bournemouth based Real Estate team.

Laura Guntrip Graham Mclean

Leading South coast law firm Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce the promotion of Laura Guntrip to Partner, and the appointment of Associate Solicitor, Graham Mclean.

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