Ross Carter

Trainee Solicitor


Ross is a Trainee Solicitor in the Corporate Team.

Ross is in his second seat and assists the team in advising national and international clients on a variety of corporate matters including M&A, Venture Capital and Private Equity investments.

Ross’ previous seats have been as follows:

  • September 2018 – March 2019 (Property Litigation) Assisted the team with a wide range of property litigation matters including lease renewals, dilapidations claims, party wall matters and rights to light disputes.

Ross has been at Ashfords since 2016, having previously worked as a Paralegal in the Commercial Property team. Ross gained experience in handling a variety of real estate transactions including leasehold matters, investment and management work, financing transactions and acquisitions and disposals.

Ross studied the LLB at Exeter University, graduating with a 2:1. Ross completed the LPC at BPP, earning a distinction.

Relevant experience

  • UK PLC: Assisting the Corporate team with due diligence in respect of a US$110m acquisition of UK holding company and multi-jurisdictional subsidiaries.
  • Property company: Acting on the share sale of an UK property company to an UK investment company including assisting the client with satisfying all aspects of the buyer’s legal diligence enquiries.
  • Danish company: Assisting with multi-million pound refinancing, purchase and subsequent re-organisation of UK property assets for a Danish client.