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Capsticks LLP

TORONTO SQUARE, TORONTO STREET, LEEDS, LS1 2HJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 322 5560
Fax:
Fax 0113 242 2722
DX:
713122 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
Email:
Web:
www.capsticks.com

Lisa Geary

Tel:
Work 0113 322 5561
Email:
Capsticks LLP

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Lisa has extensive experience of advising numerous NHS trusts and other public and private healthcare bodies in the Yorkshire and wider northern region on all aspects of their property requirements including acquisitions and disposals, site developments and complex underletting arrangements, strategic estate rationalisation and overage arrangements, property portfolio management and reviews and landlord and tenant matters.

 

She is also an expert on premises advice to GPs nationwide including sale and leasebacks, practice developments, remortgaging arrangements and lease regularisation and advises on the effect and application of the Premises Costs Directions.

Career

Trained Frere Cholmeley solicitors; qualified 1991; Pinsents 1991-95; Garretts/Addleshaws 1995-2001; senior lecturer Leeds Law School, Leeds Metropolitan University 2002-07; senior associate Eversheds 2007-11; partner Capsticks 2011 to date.

Education

University of Cambridge (1987).


Yorkshire and the Humber: Public sector

Health

Within: Health

Capsticks LLP offers comprehensive coverage of the health sector with substantial experience of acting for NHS clients at a national level. The team's public sector client roster encompasses NHS trusts, mental health providers, ambulance trusts, government departments and healthcare regulators, while on the private side the team acts for private healthcare providers and GP practices. The group handles clinical law, employment issues, contentious work, corporate matters and real estate mandates. Senior partner Rachael Heenan leads the practice and specialises in employment and governance matters, David Roberts heads up the Leeds office, Ian Cooper leads the national advisory and public law team, while Lisa Geary is head of the real estate group.

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Yorkshire and the Humber: Real estate

Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Within: Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Capsticks LLP's Leeds commercial property team draws on the firm's expertise in the health and social care and housing sectors. The local practice is led by Lisa Geary, who has particular expertise in advising clients in the healthcare sector on major land sales, acquisitions and developments. The firm also has experience in acting on PPP and PFI healthcare schemes as well as acting for GP practices, social enterprises and social care charities.

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