Claire Long > Lester Aldridge LLP > Southampton, England > Lawyer Profile

Lester Aldridge LLP
SO15 2EU

Work Department

Real Estate


Claire is a Partner in the Southampton Real Estate Team. She advises on a variety of commercial property matters including:

  • All aspects of non-contentious landlord and tenant work
  • Portfolio management
  • Investment acquisitions and disposals

She has a broad range of experience in all aspects of property portfolio work acting for both landlords and tenants. Claire prides herself on providing pragmatic, commercial and efficient advice to all of her clients.


Claire joined Lester Aldridge in 2018 having qualified at an international law firm in 2006 and since then working at two other major regional and national law firms.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Real estate > Commercial property: Hampshire

Lester Aldridge LLP has significant expertise in housebuilding, currently acting for five of the ten largest national housebuilders. The team is also seeing significant growth in the affordable housing sector and has a strong focus on the care market, as well as sheltered housing. Roger Woolley is a leading development lawyer and heads up the real estate group. Claire Long joined the team from Irwin Mitchell and advises on all aspects of non-contentious landlord and tenant work, while John Townsend arrived from Lewis Townsend LLP  and specialises in leasehold transactions.