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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

1 WHITEHALL RIVERSIDE, LEEDS, LS1 4BN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0345 415 0000
Fax:
Fax 0344 984 1501
Email:
Web:
www.womblebonddickinson.com

Mark Owen

Tel:
Work 0113 290 4467
Email:
Web:
www.womblebonddickinson.com
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Work Department

Real estate: developers and investors.

Position

Mark is a partner and Head of the Real Estate Developers and Investors team and specialises in strategic land assembly involving promotion agreements, options , conditional contracts ,  collaboration agreements ,  cost and/or price equalisation agreements and development work for both the public and private sectors.  He also heads the firm's Leeds office.  His clients include Commercial Estates Group, Leeds City Council and private landowners/landed estates with development sites.

Career

Simpson Curtis 1986; Johnson Stokes and Master, Hong Kong 1988; joined Pinsent Masons 1994; partner, Pinsent Masons 2000; partner, Dickinson Dees 2012; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination in 2017. Admitted as a solicitor England and Wales. Admitted as a solicitor Hong Kong.

Member

IPF.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Real estate

Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

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

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP stands out for its work for a wide range of public and private sector clients on redevelopment and regeneration projects, in addition to handling mixed-use developments, retail developments, landlord and tenant work, and investment sales and purchases. Mark Owen leads the department, which also fields Paula Dillon , residential development expert Julia Dacre Field  and managing associate,  Adam Wilkinson who focuses on the retail sector. Highlights for the practice included advising Leeds City Council on the Victoria Gate development, assisting Commercial Estates Group with the land assembly of a site outside Newcastle and handling the regeneration of the Fruit Market in Hull for Wykeland Beal. St James Securities, Taylor Wimpey and Caddick Developments are also clients.

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