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Emma Collison, Associate at Penningtons Manches
Areas of expertise: Real estate, Real estate investors


Emma is an associate in the real estate team in London. She qualified in March 2016 and joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2017. She acts for a range of clients, including institutional investors, private companies, property funds, retailers and other corporate occupiers, and assists on a variety of commercial property transactions, from the acquisition and disposal of commercial sites, through to landlord and tenant related matters.

A high proportion of Emma’s work focuses on advising clients on their business leases as well as acting on the sale and purchase of commercial premises. She also assists on a wide range of general commercial property matters, aiming to tailor her advice to her clients’ individual requirements. She takes the time to understand their business and how a particular matter sits within their wider aims. During her training and prior work experience, she has gained the requisite understanding to assist a broad spectrum of parties on either side of the transaction.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting within client teams on various portfolio purchases, drafting lease reports, and assisting in the compilation of title reports.
  • Assisting with a refinancing on behalf of the lender including title investigations, title reporting and advising on title matters.
  • Reporting and advising on the prospective sale of a shopping centre, the impact of the security of tenure provisions under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 and the rights of residing tenants, including liaising with property litigation colleagues.
  • Acting on the sale of retail space to developers, and on behalf of the developer for a mixed use site on the pre-let restaurant units at ground and basement level.
  • Working for anchor tenants as part of a redevelopment of underused space conditional on planning permission.

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