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Trethowans LLP

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155560 SALISBURY 7

Caroline Probert

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Trethowans LLP

Work Department

Commercial property team.


Caroline is a partner and team leader of the commercial property team in Salisbury. She qualified as a solicitor in 1987 and has been with Trethowans since 2004. She deals with non-contentious landlord and tenant work and commercial conveyancing. Caroline specialises in pension property work, transfers of businesses and leasehold enfranchisement matters. Recent work: Caroline dealt with a number of complex pension transactions involving split or multiple ownership and TOGCs. Caroline is the lead partner for James Hay Pension Trustees Ltd and she acts for several other pension administration companies. Specialist areas: leases and landlord and tenant law, property work for SIPPs and SSASs, business purchases and leasehold enfranchisement.


Trained Penningtons; qualified 1987. Partner Trethowans 2008.

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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