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Birketts LLP

KINGFISHER HOUSE, 1 GILDERS WAY, NORWICH, NR3 1UB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01603 232300
Fax:
Fax 01603 230533
DX:
5230 NORWICH
Email:
Web:
www.birkets.co.uk

Robert Gibbs

Tel:
Work 01603 756484
Email:
Web:
www.birketts.co.uk
Birketts LLP

Work Department

Commercial Property

Position

Partner

Career

Robert joined Birketts as a partner in 2004 from an international firm where he had been a commercial property partner for many years. He leads our commercial property team in Norwich and also heads the firm’s strategic land group.

Robert’s core expertise is in regeneration and strategic land work for both the private and public sectors. He is also experienced in all aspects of commercial real estate including freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals, corporate occupier matters, asset management, residential and commercial development and the care home sector.


East Anglia: Real estate

Commercial property: Norwich

Within: Leading individuals

Robert Gibbs - Birketts LLP

Within: Commercial property: Norwich

At Birketts LLP 'the service level is excellent and the work is done in a timely fashion'. One client remarks that it is 'among the best firms for this type of work due to its speed of execution'. 'In all departments the value for money is superb and they offer top professional advice with it', remarks one client. The 'commercially-minded, solutions-focused and extremely diligent' Melissa Loucas, who leads the retail sector group and advises corporate clients based both locally and nationally, including landlords, tenants, occupiers and investors on  acquisitions, disposals and asset management, is 'exceptional – always available to deal with any issues that arise; she gives commercial and professional advice’. Loucas, partner Bhargav Trivedi, associate Andrew Ridout and solicitor Joe Yexley are 'very knowledgeable and able to put complex legal issues in more simple terms; they are very committed, hardworking and personable'. Loucas and Ridout recently assisted an international technology company with landlord and tenant matters, as well as leases for its national network of retail premises. Robert Gibbs leads the strategic land group. Last year, he advised a national retailer on the management of its surplus leasehold property portfolio, which comprised ten sites across the UK.  Rising star associate Greg McCurday is also recommended.

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