Tessa Haskey > Howes Percival LLP > Norwich, England > Lawyer Profile

Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Banking and property.


Tessa is a partner and her specialisms include landlord and tenant, sales and purchases of commercial property and banking work. She negotiates leases, mainly for owners of commercial property portfolios, and advises on landlord and tenant legislation. Tessa acts for banks and private lenders in relation to their property work. She deals with sales and purchases of commercial land and buildings; including advising on overage and clawback and Stamp Duty Land Tax issues. Having worked in industry herself, Tessa has a good understanding of how businesses operate, and is aware of the commercial pressures on business clients.


Leathes Prior 1994-96; Industry 1996-98; assistant solicitor Howes Percival 1998; associate Howes Percival 2002; partner Howes Percival 2004.


Danish (basic), French.


University of East Anglia (1993); Nottingham Law School (1994).


Ashtanga yoga, sailing.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Real estate > Commercial property: Norwich

(Hall of Fame)

Tessa HaskeyHowes Percival LLP

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.

East Anglia > Finance > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

Tessa HaskeyHowes Percival LLP