David Andrew Ashton > Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP > Uckfield, England > Lawyer Profile

Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP
THE COURTYARD
RIVER WAY
UCKFIELD
TN22 1SL
England

Work Department

Commercial property.

Position

Head of Commercial Property. Areas of work include property development and investment for both Landowners and Developers: non-contentious landlord and tenant, grant and assignment of leases, taking of leases for all types of business premises, acquisition and disposal of investment and all types of property for owner occupation. Acting for lenders and borrowers in connection with secured lending.

Career

Trained Alan Lowe & Co, London; qualified 1986; partner 1988; merged to form Pearson Lowe; joined Magrath & Co 1990; partner 1991; managing partner 1993-2002; partner Rix & Kay 2007.

Memberships

Law Society; Commercial Real Estate lawyers Association (CRELA)

Education

Abington High School, Wigston; Leeds Polytechnic (1983 BA (Hons)); Leeds (1984 Law Society Finals).

Leisure

Golf, rugby and classic cars (Goodwood Road Racing Club).

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Real estate > Commercial property: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

The Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP team attracts a diverse range of clients from agricultural and estate owners to developers and industrial companies. David Andrew Ashton undertakes transactions for developers, investors and owner/occupiers and specialises in new homes development work, commercial leases and acquisitions and disposals and managing partner Richard Cripps  also specialises in development work. Stewart Gregory, who joined from  from Browne Jacobson LLP in April 2018, brings healthcare sector expertise.