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David Raymont

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FBC Manby Bowdler LLP

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Commercial Property


A Senior Associate at the Firm, David deals with a wide variety of commercial property matters from the lease of industrial units, shops and offices to commercial and residential development schemes (both freehold and leasehold), licences to assign and sublet, option agreements, security documentation including acting for Banks, overage agreements and grant of easements.

David handles the property work for a large Diocese and as a key member of the Firm’s Charities and Not-For-Profit Team he regularly acts for charitable organisations in relation to their property matters. David also specialises in advising private owners of investment portfolios, helping them buy, sell and lease their property investments.


David commenced his training as a Legal Executive in the Residential Property Department of a local law firm before joining Manby & Steward LLP. David qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 1999 and was appointed an Associate within the Commercial Property Department in 2003.

West Midlands: Public sector


Within: Education

The ‘approachable’, ‘adaptable’ and ‘authoritativeFBC Manby Bowdler LLP focuses on commercial, corporate, transactional, constitutional and governance work. Stuart Rea heads the practice and is known for his ‘depth of knowledge’ in this sector, with a strong background in corporate-related matters. He advised Wolverhampton Grammar School on the establishment of a Charity Commission Scheme for the vestment of functional permanent endowment land on the school grounds. He is supported by senior associate David Raymont, who specialises in property issues.

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West Midlands: Real estate

Commercial property: elsewhere in the West Midlands

Within: Commercial property: elsewhere in the West Midlands

FBC Manby Bowdler LLP's ‘excellent’ practice handles work covering a range of sectors including residential, retail and hospitality.  In Wolverhampton, David Grove handles significant residential development work, acting for corporate and private investors. In Shrewsbury, senior associate David Raymont , whose work includes industrial transactions, is ‘pleasant, prompt and knowledgeable’; in the same office, associate Charlotte Nutting  is a key contact for retail property deals. Stephen Burke in Telford handles noteworthy hospitality work. Andrew Wynne  in Wolverhampton is also a key contact.

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