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Lester Aldridge LLP

ALLEYN HOUSE, CARLTON CRESCENT, SOUTHAMPTON, SO15 2EU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 023 8082 7400
Fax:
Fax 023 8082 7410
Email:
Web:
www.lesteraldridge.com

Matthew Barrow

Tel:
Work 023 8082 7456
Email:
Lester Aldridge LLP

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Matthew is a commercial property lawyer and heads the real estate group. He is also a member of the firm’s management board. He deals with a broad range of commercial property work including property investment, the acquisition and disposal of business premises and portfolio management, including complex landlord and tenant issues. Matthew is particularly recognised for his expertise in the property aspects of recoveries and insolvency. He advises a number of banks and secured lenders and insolvency practitioners on recovery strategies, appointments and disposals. Matthew and his team are known for their ability to help lenders and Insolvency Practitioners effect exit strategies on more complex matters and to provide effective solutions for the associated issues that arise on receivership/administrations. Clients for whom Matthew acts include several clearing banks, pension funds, Marina Developments Limited, Diamond Property Holdings, and State Securities plc.

Career

Trained Lester Aldridge LLP; qualified 2001; partner Lester Aldridge LLP 2009.


South East: Real estate

Commercial property: Hampshire

Within: Commercial property: Hampshire

Lester Aldridge LLP advised Lewis Investment Fund on several retail and leisure acquisitions totalling £30m, and assisted McCarthy & Stone with its £7m purchase of 80 assisted living blocks in Harrow. Practice head Matthew Barrowhas excellent all-round knowledge’ and is recommended alongside Roger Woolley.

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