Stuart is a Senior Associate in the Reed Smith Real Estate Group, based in London.
Stuart is experienced in advising clients on property acquisitions and disposals, development (from negotiation and agreement of the acquisition documents, through the construction and management phase, to the end disposal of the asset) and landlord and tenant matters. In addition, he is experienced in the financing of real estate transactions, having advised both borrowers and lenders. Stuart also has a growing planning practice having historically attended an 18 week planning public inquiry for a major UK house builder.
Stuart’s clients include institutional investors, property funds, inwards investors, finance providers, corporate real estate clients, and property developers.
Stuart is a keen legal commentator (please refer to the perspectives section) and has presented seminars in the UK on a number of real estate topics and has given lectures at the University of Munster in Germany on UK Real Estate Law to Masters students.