Associate

Experience

Amy is a general commercial real estate practitioner which, broadly speaking, means she helps companies, entrepreneurs, individuals and other entities buy, sell, take an interest in, lease or occupy a wide variety of commercial property.

Examples of Recent Work

  • Acted on the portfolio purchase of 25 high street building society branches;
  • Acted for a developer client on the purchase and site set-up of a residential development of 42 new homes in Huddersfield;
  • Acted for a developer on the purchase of an existing building with planning permission for redevelopment and drafting and agreeing the development agreement with a joint venture partner, including advising on funding arrangements;
  • Advised one of the largest commercial real estate services firms on their appointment by a major high street lending institution in connection with the management and disposal of a varied portfolio of properties across the UK;
  • Advising both landlords and tenants on the letting and acquisition of property across all sectors and dealing with asset management matters.

Qualifications and Career

  • LLB in Law from the University of Southampton (2:1)
  • LPC from the University of Westminster (Distinction)
  • Training contract with CKFT (since merged with Howard Kennedy LLP)
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in January 2013
  • Solicitor at CKFT (then Howard Kennedy LLP) 2013
  • Associate at Howard Kennedy LLP 2016
  • Joined Bates Wells Braithwaite in October 2018