Emma qualified at Hugh James in July 2017. She joined Acuity’s real estate team as a solicitor in December 2018.

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


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

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