Christopher Cubitt > Howes Percival LLP > Norwich, England > Lawyer Profile

Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Commercial Property




Chris is a commercial property law specialist with considerable experience in property development; property investment; commercial property finance; land acquisition and disposal; the acquisition and disposal of business premises; and, commercial lettings.

Chris has particular experience working with national and local developers; investors and funders including private individuals, corporates, banks and funds; landowners; and a wide variety of businesses and other organisations that own, lease or otherwise use property.

  • 2019 – Present: Howes Percival LLP, Partner
  • 2011 – 2019:  Hatch Brenner LLP, Partner and Head of Property
  • 2007 – 2011: Mills & Reeve LLP, Senior Solicitor
  • 2002 – 2007:  Howes Percival LLP, Admitted as a Solicitor 15/09/04
  • 2001 – 2002:  The College of Law – Legal Practice Course
  • 1997 – 2000: University of East Anglia – Law (LLB)

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Real estate > Commercial property: Norwich

Howes Percival LLP has ‘good commercial experience’, particularly in relation to investment portfolios. The firm has a well rounded practice that handles residential development projects for national housebuilders, and commercial development for local authorities and developers. Additionally, the team is adept at assisting with real estate investment portfolio management, property finance issues, and energy projects. Real estate finance specialist Tessa Haskey leads the practice; head of leisure and tourism Joanna Nicholls handles development, landlord and tenant and investment work; Nicola Curle ‘provides commercial and high-quality advice on development matters‘; Christopher Cubitt focuses on residential development projects; and Estelle Corner deals with social housing transactions.