Ben is an Associate in the Real Estate Team.
He specialises in acting for landlords and tenants in the office, retail, industrial and leisure sectors, and advising on the acquisition and disposal of residential and commercial development land and buildings.
Ben advises both private and public sector clients. His expertise includes advising on options, clawback and overage provisions and conditional contracts. He also advises on sales and purchases of businesses where the premises are the main assets, including licensed premises.
Ben has an LLM in Advanced Commercial Property Law.
- Acting for a leading regional developer on an option to purchase and onward sale of a residential development site in Cornwall, together with an option to purchase adjoining land for industrial development.
- Acting for a private landowner on the grant of a lease for 9 year term of 42,500 square feet of industrial unit involving an Agreement for Lease, Deed of Variation of existing lease and Reversionary Lease.
- Acting on behalf of central government agencies and bodies, mainly specialising in landlord and tenant conveyancing matters, acquisitions and disposals of freehold land and buildings and in connection with a property transfer scheme.
- Acting on behalf of a local authority in connection with a redevelopment project involving relocation of 1954 Act protected tenants.