I am a legal director in the commercial real estate team.
I have over 20 years experience advising on the full range of commercial property matters relating to ownership, management and occupation.
My clients include landed estates, charities, individuals and property companies.
Areas of expertise:
- Acquisitions and disposals
- Conditional contracts
- Options to purchase
- Rights of pre-emption and overage
- Commercial leases
- Landlord and tenant
- Re-gearing and variation of leases
- Turnover rents
Qualifications and memberships
- Qualified in November 1994
- The Law Society of England and Wales (November 1994)
- Member of the Charities Property Association
Advised on an agreement for the grant of two leases simultaneous with granting a lease of temporary premises and a conditional agreement for their surrender.
The sale and leaseback of parts of a school site between linked charities requiring Charity Commission approval, and subsequently reversing the transaction.
Exchanged agreements to relocate five luxury fashion retailers into temporary shop premises, then returning them to their original premises and surrendering the temporary leases.
Granted a lease of high profile restaurant premises subject to complex change of control, offer-back, trading and turnover rent provisions.
[A] commercial and pragmatic lawyer who is very capable.
These purchases would not have taken place if it was not for the professional support of Abigail Mitchell. She was outstandingly supportive and being faced with continual problems, dealt with them in an extremely efficient manner. She was always available to discuss any problems. I would not hesitate in using her services again or recommending her to other potential clients.