Mark Benham > Lester Aldridge LLP > Bournemouth, England > Lawyer Profile

Lester Aldridge LLP
RUSSELL HOUSE
OXFORD ROAD
BOURNEMOUTH
BH8 8EX
England

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Mark Benham is a Partner in the Real Estate team.

Mark is an experienced property lawyer and has regional and national clients including national housebuilders, PLCs and care home providers. Mark advises developers and landowners generally on land development, strategic issues, and structuring transactions. Mark also advises on commercial landlord & tenant matters.

Career

Trained Lester Aldridge; qualified 2002; partner 2007.

Memberships

Law Society; co-founder of the Bournemouth Property Association.

Education

Highcliffe Comprehensive (1993); Brockenhurst College (1995); University of Southampton, (1999 LLB Hons); College of Law, Guildford, (2000 LPC).

Leisure

Football, music and family.

Lawyer Rankings

South West > Real estate > Commercial property: Dorset, Devon and Cornwall

(Leading individuals)

Mark BenhamLester Aldridge LLP

Lester Aldridge LLP specialises in commercial property matters related to affordable housing, telecoms and care homes. The firm also provides experience in property investment, management and development, including real estate finance and recoveries. The practice is co-led by Suki Samra, who is know for his expertise in the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, as well as the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993; development specialist Roger Woolley; and Mark Benham, who focuses on house building matters and the retirement living sector. Also notable are residential development expert Lucy Stevens and associate Rebecca Humm, who advises local and regional developers on range of matters, including planning.