About
Expertise
Work

Emma qualified at Hugh James in July 2017. She joined Acuity’s real estate team as a Solicitor in December 2018 and became an Associate in July 2021.

She has experience in landlord and tenant law, real estate refinance and freehold and leasehold acquisitions. She also assists on a broad range of commercial property transactions.

  • Acting on behalf of institutional lenders in real estate finance transactions
  • Drafting documents such as contracts for sale, transfers and leases
  • Drafting reports on title for both leasehold and freehold acquisitions and reporting to clients
  • Assisting a senior fee earner in relation to the acquisition of a £6,00,000 parcel of land for a well-known developer in South Wales
  • Assisting a senior fee earner with real estate finance transactions of various values up to £3,000,000
  • Acting on behalf of a large UK investment company in the acquisition of freehold and leasehold premises throughout the UK
  • Acting on behalf of clients and lenders in dual representation real estate Finance transactions Reviewing, negotiating and reporting on commercial leases
  • Advised Business Systems (U.K) Limited and its shareholders in connection with an investment by private equity house August Equity
  • Advised long-standing client Brickability Group plc on their acquisitions of McCann Limited and Bathroom Barn Limited, both closing in the space of one week

Accolades

  • The Real Estate Team is ranked Band 1 in Chambers & Partners.

  • The Commercial Property Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.