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Howes Percival LLP

3 THE OSIERS BUSINESS CENTRE, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE19 1DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 247 3500
Fax:
Fax 0116 247 3539
DX:
17013 LEICESTER-2
Email:
Web:
www.howespercival.com

Nicholas James

Tel:
Work 0116 247 3575
Email:
Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Property.

Position

Nick is a partner who specialises in commercial property law with particular expertise in advising developer clients on the acquisition and disposal of residential development and commercial land, landowner consortium agreements for the acquisition or disposal of land, option and promotional agreements. In addition to development work, Nick also acts on the acquisition and disposal of large investment portfolios. Numbering national and regional companies amongst his clients, Nick enjoys the challenge that the work brings, and the close involvement with the individuals at his client companies.

Career

Associate Roythornes LLP 2003-05; partner Fishers Solicitors 2005-09; partner Howes Percival LLP 2009 to date.

Member

Law Society; Country Landowners & Business Association.

Education

Manor House School; East London Polytechnic (BSc Hons Land Admin); Staffordshire University (CPE; LPC commendation).

Leisure

Married with two children; enjoys outdoor activities and country pursuits.


East Midlands: Real estate

Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Within: Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Howes Percival LLP’s key areas of expertise are strategic land acquisitions and disposals, including for investment funds, portfolio secured lending and refinancing work, residential and commercial development, and landlord and tenant work. While practice head Tessa Haskey is based in Norwich, Lucy Lord in Northampton and Leicester advisers Nicholas James and Stuart Burns form a solid East Midlands offering. Lord recently led advice for Mulberry Property Developments on the development and subsequent sales of six residential sites, including one at London Road, Bicester. The practice also acted for Winrise One on the land acquisition and development funding for a student apartment block. Other clients include Persimmon Homes and Henderson UK Property Fund.

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