Rachel Tilley

Senior Associate


Rachel is a Senior Associate in the Real Estate Team. Rachel advises on all aspects of commercial property work.

She has particular experience in development finance, landlord and tenant matters and leisure and tourism transactions.

Rachel frequently advises clients in respect of regeneration projects, strategic site assembly, acquiring and disposing of land for development including conditional contracts, option agreements, development agreements and overage arrangements.

Relevant experience

  • Statutory undertaker: Advising on the disposal of sites, predominantly located in London.
  • Local authority: Acting for the authority negotiating and finalising Agreements for Lease and Leases relating to office space within a new public services hub development. Implementing a creative vision for maximising the use of local authority offices whilst adopting a partnership approach for leading public service providers.
  • National housebuilders/developers: Advising on the acquisition of land from residential national housebuilders/developers for affordable rent, shared ownership and open market plots for registered providers.
  • Local Enterprise Partnership ("LEP"): Acting for a LEP in connection with funding for remediation and provision of infrastructure on a mixed housing/commercial development in Somerset. Funding in excess of £2 million.