Climate change round table event

Our real estate associate, Edmund B., had the pleasure of attending the second roundtable event to discuss climate change and the implications for real estate transactions. The event was chaired by our environmental consultant, Stephen Sykes and was hosted by Caroline Robinson (Search Acumen) and members of the Groundsure team, Sandeep Sangar and Catherine Shiers. The discussion centered around whether lawyers have a duty to…

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Four-year anniversary party

We’re delighted to announce that we celebrated our four-year anniversary last week. Thank you to our clients, contacts and friends who joined us for our anniversary party. It was great to get together and we look forward to planning next year’s event. Our co-founders, James Dakin and Karen Mason, said: “When we set up Newmanor four years…

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Commercial Real Estate drinks reception

A big thank you to Coutts and The Chartered Surveyors’ Company for co-hosting their Commercial Real Estate drinks reception yesterday evening. Alexander Pelopidas and Kelly Fowler had a thoroughly enjoyable evening catching up with existing contacts and meeting new ones. It was also fascinating to hear a bit about the history of the Garden Court at Coutts. A special thank you to Helen Pickstock for the…

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Newmanor Law recognised as a Legal 500 ‘Firm to Watch’

Newmanor Law has been unveiled as a ‘Firm to Watch’ in this year’s official Legal 500 UK rankings, formally consolidating its position as a rising star in real estate finance and corporate occupier transactions. Viewed within the legal world as the definitive guide to the top law firms and solicitors in the UK, the Legal 500 is formulated…

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Practical completion on the development of luxury apartments

We’re delighted for our landlord client, Orchard House (Bickley) Limited, who recently achieved practical completion on the development of luxury apartments in the London Borough of Bromley. It was great to work together with our client on the development lease for the site, the financing for the development and the long leases for the apartments.…

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Arrival of our new Paralegal, Lizzie Sykes

Newmanor Law is delighted to announce that Lizzie Sykes has joined the firm as a Paralegal. Lizzie has an undergraduate degree in Philosophy from King’s College London. During her gap year she developed an interest in the law and went onto complete the PGDL at BPP University last year. She is currently finishing the LPC LLM, which…

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Completing a lease of premises at St James’s Place

We’re delighted to have completed a lease of premises on behalf of our longstanding clients, Moorhall Capital and Rubicon Capital, at St James’s Place, London SW1 so they can continue to grow their real estate finance and capital advisory businesses in the West End. The timetable was short and concentrated in the month of August but we worked…

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The future of electronically signed property deals

History in the making  In today’s digital world, there is an increasing demand for convenient methods of entering into legally binding real estate transaction documents. Just this past week, history has been made in the UK with the completion of the first electronically signed real estate transfer which did not require a witness.  How was…

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Upcoming Webinar – The office post pandemic

Tuesday 24th May 2022 9:00 AM Join us and our expert guest panel who will be discussing the office post pandemic and the lessons and trends impacting this sector. This will include our four panellists making their predictions on the future of office space, and how we might all be working in the near-term and…

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Niche Firm Network event

We had a fantastic time at the Niche Firm Network event hosted by Vanessa Ganguin Immigration Law yesterday evening. We met for drinks at the Woodins Shades pub on Bishopsgate before starting our very interesting immigration history walk led by David Rosenberg, which started on the border of the City and the East End and finished…

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