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Cherry Elliott

Tel:
Work 0345 111 5050
Email:
Higgs & Sons

Work Department

Property Services

Position

As Head of the Property Services team at Higgs & Sons, Cherry has over 14 years’ experience advising on a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions ranging from commercial and residential development projects to landlord and tenant matters and portfolio investment management and acquisitions and disposals. She has a broad range of legal experience in advising individuals, private companies, investors, banks and public companies both locally and nationally with particular expertise in the licensed, leisure and retail sectors acting for prominent leisure operators and household names.

Cherry’s commercial approach to complex documentation and transactions is focused on ensuring that her clients’ aims and deadlines are achieved. 


West Midlands: Real estate

Commercial property: Elsewhere in the West Midlands

Within: Next Generation Partners

Cherry Elliott - Higgs & Sons

Within: Commercial property: Elsewhere in the West Midlands

Higgs & Sons gives comprehensive advice on the full scope of real estate matters and is instructed by a wide variety of clients. Practice head Cherry Elliott mainly handles commercial development and investment matters. The team also includes landlord and tenant work specialist Peter Coleman, Richard Saxton, who advises on real estate finance, retail and leisure transactions, as well as Sara Shepherd, who has expertise assisting corporate occupiers and clients in the healthcare sector. Rachael Hobbis joined from Shakespeare Martineau LLP in May 2018.

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