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Catriona Smith, Consultant at Penningtons Manches


Catriona is a consultant in the investors group of the firm’s real estate division. Her specialist knowledge covers all aspects of real estate acquisitions and disposals, commercial landlord and tenant advice, development funding and joint venture agreements. 

She has extensive experience of preparing documentation for the appointment of property professionals, including the outsourcing of property management advice. She has a particular interest in drafting in plain English and is a regular speaker at seminars on real estate topics. 

Chambers Guide to the UK Legal Profession comments that she is 'hugely experienced in the commercial property sphere'.

Recent work highlights

  • Advising on the acquisition and development of regeneration land for development into a technology park for advanced engineering users with overage provisions to secure build-out and continued use.
  • Completing the acquisition of European headquarters for a US based car hire operator.
  • Advising on the redevelopment of a major Oxford Street site for mixed retail and office use.

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Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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