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Howes Percival LLP

FLINT BUILDINGS, 1 BEDDING LANE, NORWICH, NR3 1RG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01603 762103
Fax:
Fax 01603 762104
DX:
5280 NORWICH
Email:
Web:
www.howespercival.com

Tessa Haskey

Tel:
Work 01603 281964
Email:
Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Banking and property.

Position

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.

Career

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

Languages

Danish (basic), French.

Education

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

Leisure

Ashtanga yoga, sailing.


East Anglia: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Tessa Haskey - Howes Percival LLP

Within: Banking and finance

Howes Percival LLP acts for many of the UK’s main banks and also for a private corporate funder with a large turnover of high-risk investments. It also advises private clients on complex refinancing transactions. Joanna Nicholls, whose 'knowledge of commercial transactions is unrivalled', leads the real estate finance and banking practices, and has a steady flow of work in the leisure, real estate developments and healthcare sectors. Tessa Haskey acts for banks and private lenders in relation to property security. Corporate partner Robert Colman handles acquisition and debt finance for both borrowers and lenders.

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East Anglia: Real estate

Commercial property: Norwich

Within: Leading individuals

Tessa Haskey - Howes Percival LLP

Within: Commercial property: Norwich

At Howes Percival LLP 'capable individuals make up the team, which provides good response times'. The 'very thorough and diligent' Joanna Nicholls, firm chair and and practice head Tessa Haskey and development specialist Tracey Hughes are the key partners. Their work encompasses residential development for clients including Bloor Homes, commercial development for major developers and local authorities, the management of portfolio investments, and property finance in sectors such as energy, leisure, automotive, healthcare and education. Nicola Curle is recommended for projects in the education sector.

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