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Shoosmiths LLP

WATERFRONT HOUSE, WATERFRONT PLAZA, 35 STATION STREET, NOTTINGHAM, NG2 3DQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 03700 865000
Fax:
Fax 03700 865001
DX:
10104 NOTTINGHAM
Email:
Web:
www.shoosmiths.co.uk

Sean Burke

Tel:
Work 03700 865030
Email:
Shoosmiths LLP

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Sean is a Partner undertaking all aspects of real estate law, including acquisition, disposal, development and management of retail, office and industrial premises, landlord and tenant work, corporate support and corporate recovery, CPO and urban regeneration.

Career

Articled Lovell White King; qualified 1988; assistant solicitor 1988-93; associate Shoosmiths 1994-96; partner 1996.

Education

The Becket School, Nottingham; University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1984 BA Hons Law and Economics).

Leisure

Family, tennis, rugby


East Midlands: Real estate

Commercial property: Nottingham and Derby

Within: Commercial property: Nottingham and Derby

Shoosmiths LLP covers matters across the commercial property spectrum for household-name corporates, funds and investors, and UK-based lenders. Corporate occupier work is one notable pillar of the practice, with the firm having a particular strength in the UK retail and leisure sector, although other clients come from sectors such as logistics and heavy equipment. On the investment side, the team handles a mix of investment purchases and sales, and portfolio and joint venture transactions, as well as associated advice on asset management. Commercial development work is another cornerstone of the practice. Sean Burke heads up the group in Nottingham, which includes Ellis Gardner-Browne, Deborah Gordon Brown, David Morley and Matthew Kenwood. Legal director Matthew Kemp is also recommended.

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