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Trethowans LLP

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Garry Treagust

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Trethowans LLP

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Commercial property group.


In addition to being a partner in the commerical property group, Garry is also finance partner in charge of financial aspects of the firm alongside the finance director. Garry has been in practice since 1992 and at Trethowans since 2000. He is a hugely experienced and well-regarded commercial property lawyer. Garry is the lead partner for a number of the Team’s national clients including Ladbrokes, Jewson/Saint Gobain, the Stannah Group, Bacardi-Martini Limited, Tate & Lyle and Legal & General. Garry is market leader nationally in pension-related property work. This includes SSAS and SIPP transactions, including the transfer of substantial property portfolios on behalf of pension schemes. In the last year, Garry has been responsible for the success of projects involving over 1100 properties. Recent work: particular examples of work done in the last 12 months include the implementation of a first registration project for British Gypsum, the set up of property procedures for new pension trustee Sippchoice and various examples of pension property portfolios. Garry also sits on the firm’s management board. Specialist areas: pension property investments; property portfolio work for multinationals and PLCs.


Trained Thomas Eggar; qualified 1992; partner Trethowans 2004.

South East: Real estate

Commercial property: Hampshire

Within: Commercial property: Hampshire

At Trethowans LLP, Garry Treagust jointly heads the team with Paul Longman, who focuses on property finance. The group acted for Rowanmoor Trustees on the purchase of three commercial units, which involved a complicated restructuring of the legal title, as well as handling leasing matters and borrowing issues involving several parties, including a pension fund. Other work includes assisting with residential developments, landlord and tenant matters, and related restructuring work. The team was bolstered by the arrival of Biddy Walker , who joined from Irwin Mitchell, Juliet Biddle, who joined from Bevan Brittan LLP and Madeleine Tovey, who was a new arrival from Macfarlanes LLP. Other key practitioners include Elizabeth Bryson and Caroline Probert.

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South West: Real estate

Commercial property: Dorset and South Wiltshire

Within: Commercial property: Dorset and South Wiltshire

Trethowans LLP has experience in residential development, landlord and tenant work and property finance. Senior associate David Jones handles secured lending work, and advised a European commercial bank on the provision of a loan to a private equity group, which was secured over a £23m redeveloped sixth form college. Jones has also acted for a client in the multimillion-pound sale of a commercial estate in east London, and assisted a national retailer with a letting agreement. Gareth Yeoman advised a property developer on its £2m site acquisition for the development of flats and offices. The property group is headed by Garry Treagust, who has expertise in pensions-related property transactions. Caroline Probert heads the Salisbury property team. A number of new fee-earners were hired in 2017 including consultant Biddy Walker, who joined from recently absorbed Thomas Eggars, and senior associate Juliet Biddle , who joined from Bevan Brittan LLP.

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