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Benefiting from excellent connections in south west Wales and also increasingly active in England, Morgan LaRoche Limited’s well-regarded practice is noted for its ‘focused approach’. The team continues to handle property work for care home operators (including Hallmark Healthcare Group) and also has been increasingly active in the vibrant education sector including handling various estate management issues for Swansea University. Kevin Thomas, Ann Thomas, Rosemary Morgan and William Waters are recommended.

Douglas-Jones Mercer handles property transactions for a number of pensions providers including Sanlam Life & Pensions. The team also handles secured lending work for Principality Building Society and Handelsbanken. Michael Snowdon heads the two-partner team.

Headed by Mike Jenkins and now including Alison Ivin following her arrival from Darwin Gray LLP in December 2015, Harding Evans LLP's two-partner team has a credible real estate offering and receives instructions from a broad array of stakeholders including developers, building contractors and banks. Bolstered by Ivin's significant planning expertise, the firm is particularly accomplished at development work and handles a range of mandates relating to city centre redevelopments, new hotels and industrial and office acquisitions.

At JCP Solicitors, the ‘responsive’ Mark Gilroy heads the team and handles a significant amount of property finance work. Chris Davies is singled out for healthcare-related property matters. The recent opening of two new offices in Carmarthen has further enhanced the firm’s ability to serve rural clients in west Wales.

Gabb and Co provides a ‘solid service’ to developers and investors, as well as landlords and tenants in the granting and taking of leases. The team also has strong ties with the local agricultural community and consequently is instructed on a host of related property issues. David Lloyd is recommended.

Red Kite Law LLP has a strong reputation in south west Wales for its commercial property expertise, which includes leases, developments, planning and issues relating to agricultural land. Lucy Morris heads the team.

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    In the field of the acquisition of easements by prescription, little has caused more consternation over the last decade or so than the question of whether a right to park cars can be acquired by twenty years user as of right. The types of property capable of being adversely affected range from individual residential units all the way up to major development sites. The establishment of such a right can have a devastating impact on the value of the burdened land.

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