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5-8 PRIESTGATE, DARLINGTON, DL1 1NL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01325 341500
Fax:
Fax 01325 381072
DX:
69282 DARLINGTON 6
Email:
Web:
www.latimerhinks.co.uk

Nicola Neilson

Tel:
Work 01325 341548
Email:
Latimer Hinks Solicitors

Work Department

Agricultural, commercial and residential property.

Position

Nicola is a director dealing with sales and purchases of commercial and agricultural properties and landlord and tenant work for agricultural and commercial clients. She has a particular interest in agricultural tenancies and related succession issues. Nicola works closely with the private client and commercial directors where advice is required on property issues.

Career

Trained Latimer Hinks Solicitors; qualified 2003; partner 2007-2015; director May 2015.
Awarded 'Lawyer of the Year' by Tees Valley Law Society in 2011. President of TVLS in 2010/11.

Member

Fellow of the Agricultural Law Association; Tees Valley Law Society Council.

Education

St Hilda's RC Girls' High School, Burnley; Teesside University; Durham University.

Leisure

Spending time with family, going to the theatre, running a Rainbows unit.


North: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Agriculture and estates

Latimer Hinks Solicitors provides a broad range of services with a specialism in non-contentious work spanning sales and purchases of agricultural property and succession planning matters, including wills, trusts and inheritance tax, alongside renewable energy project work and mineral-related options and leases. Nicola Neilson is regularly called upon to advise on renewable energy transactions in addition to handling matters pertaining to leases of agricultural property. Anne Elliott’s and Elizabeth Armstrong’s strength lies in assisting landowning clients including farmers and individuals with succession and inheritance tax planning, while Armstrong’s expertise also spans the administration of estates and trusts where agricultural land is involved. Neil Stevenson has notable experience in agricultural property and renewable energy work, which includes development and acquisition funding matters. Adam Wood is another key individual.

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North: Real estate

Commercial property: elsewhere in the North

Within: Commercial property: elsewhere in the North

Providing an ‘exceptional level of service’, Latimer Hinks Solicitors' ‘extremely knowledgeable, efficient and diligent’ team ‘deals with small details with professional expertise’ and also receives praise for its ‘unswerving commitment to its clients’ and ‘very good advice’, which ‘always highlights the risks and benefits’. The practice advises on transactions and land development matters alongside landlord and tenant issues involving commercial, residential and agricultural properties. Neil Stevenson specialises in the sale, acquisition and letting of commercial, retail and industrial premises with a focus on the agriculture and renewable energy sectors, while Nicola Neilson complements this offering with her expertise in secured lending. ‘Extremely good’ investment acquisition and disposal specialist Adam Wood has ‘extensive knowledge’ in landed estates and mineral leases and provides ‘honest advice’, and Martin Williamson is noted for his ‘critical eye for detail’.

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