Jon Smart > Freeths LLP > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
CUMBERLAND COURT
80 MOUNT STREET
NOTTINGHAM
NG1 6HH
England

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Partner, real estate notably heading the care sector team. Wide range of landowner funder and occupier focused transactions and development work for clients including Eddie Stobart, LNT Group, Scotch Corner Designer Village, and Lloyds Bank.

Career

Trained Eversheds LLP; qualified 1995; Eversheds 1993-2003; senior associate Gateley Wareing 2003-04.

Education

Magdalene College, Cambridge (1988-91 MA (Hons) Land Economy); College of Law, Chester (1991-93); College of Law (1999-2000 property diploma).

Leisure

Football, tennis, travel.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Real estate > Commercial property: Nottingham and Derby

(Hall of Fame)

Jon SmartFreeths LLP

Freeths LLP provides a full-service offering to clients, which includes property finance, residential conveyancing, licensing, and assistance with all stages of regeneration projects and commercial and residential developments. Darren Williamson specialises in portfolio sales and acquisitions, predominantly in the food and retail sectors. Jon Smart focuses on commercial development and funding, areas in which he acts for investors, developers, landowners and occupiers. Guy Winfield is retained by major clients on an ongoing basis in relation to large-scale projects. Most notably, he recently advised Travis Perkins on around 200 assignments of leases. James Clamp and Janet Rhodes are also names to note.