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Clarke Willmott LLP

1 GEORGES SQUARE, BATH STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 6BA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0345 209 1000
Fax:
Fax 0345 209 2002
DX:
78247 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.clarkewillmott.com

Helen Wittram

Tel:
Work 0345 209 1362
Email:
Web:
www.clarkewillmott.com/find-a-solicitor/helen-wittram/
Clarke Willmott LLP

Work Department

Commercial Property

Position

Helen is a Partner in the property team specialising in all aspects of the acquisition, development and disposal of residential and commercial property.


South West: Real estate

Commercial property: Bristol

Within: Commercial property: Bristol

Clarke Willmott LLP¬†is ‚Äėvery comparable to most of its top regional competitors‚Äô and has particular strengths in residential and commercial development and property investment transactions. On the residential side, Greg Lovett¬†advised Barrett Developments on its ¬£75m acquisition, from Heron Developments, of land holdings and contractual positions in Bristol; this marked one of the client‚Äôs largest acquisitions outside of London. Also in the development space, Laurence Lacey¬†acted for a government entity in relation to a highly publicised complex redevelopment project in the UK. Lacey also handles development mandates in the renewable energy sector. Helen Wittram¬†assisted Stonewater with a number of matters in 2017 including the negotiation and exchange of a land and building agreement with Bellway Homes involving the construction and sale of 70 affordable homes. William Juckes¬†leads the commercial property team in Bristol, while Louise Brown¬†heads the firm‚Äôs wider real estate group. Beverley Pike¬†and Philip Thompson¬†are additional contacts.

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Social housing

Within: Social housing

Headed by Oliver Smedley, Clarke Willmott LLP‚Äôs social housing sector group provides ‚Äėgood property support‚Äô to regional and national housing associations in property transactions, joint venture development partnerships and disputes. Helen Wittram¬†advised Aster Group on its ¬£6.7m acquisition of 42 affordable housing plots from Bellway Homes. Wittram is also acting for a registered provider in relation to its acquisition of land, subject to planning permission, for the development of affordable housing. On the contentious side, Kary Withers¬†acted for TGP in connection with the temporary relocation of rooftop telecoms equipment so that the client could undertake urgent roofing repairs. Anna-Liisa Blanks-Walden¬†has represented housing association clients in construction disputes, and Simon Day¬†advised Sovereign Housing Association, as landlord, on a commercial letting agreement. Senior associate Aaron Macauley¬†also has experience with property disputes in the social housing sector.

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