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Gateley Plc

KNIGHTSBRIDGE HOUSE, LOWER BROWN STREET, LEICESTER, LE1 5NL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 285 9000
Fax:
Fax 0116 285 9001
DX:
10829 LEICESTER 1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com

Simon Taylor

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 116 285 9058
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Simon is a partner in the real estate department specialising in strategic commercial and residential development matters, finance and investment.  Historically a major profile in town-centre developments, but now frequently acting in relation to retail parks, distribution centres and mixed use developments. 

He has recently acted in relation to a major development in Southampton on behalf of Southampton City Council where Hammerson have developed the award winning Watermark scheme, as well as a student portfolio on behalf of IQ. 

Simon also frequently acts for residential developers in relation to options, promotion agreements and collaborations between landowners and housebuilders, including the recent disposal of a portfolio of care villages to Legal & General. 

Career

Trained DLA; qualified 1989; partner Edge and Ellison and Eversheds for ten years; partner Gateley 2013 to date.

Languages

French.

Member

Law Society.

Education

Regis School, Tettenhall; University of Kent (1986 BA Hons); College of Law Guildford (1987).

Leisure

Tennis, football and keen cyclist, and dinghy sailing when time allows.


East Midlands: Real estate

Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Within: Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Gateley Plc handles residential and commercial development and investment schemes, real estate finance, and mandates pertaining to student accommodation and senior living. Practice head Simon Taylor specialises in town centre regeneration, while Colin Gittus is particularly adept at property-related finance work. Recent highlights include acting for Simons Developments on the funding, construction and development of Portsmouth Retail Park. English Care Villages and Richardson Barberry are also clients.

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