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Mills & Reeve LLP

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Andrea Newman

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Mills & Reeve LLP

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Real Estate


Commercial real estate lawyer, with a focus on development projects for all sectors.  Andrea’s clients include institutional investors, non-departmental public bodies, charities, corporates and property developers.


Trainee solicitor Talfourds 1999-2001; solicitor 2001-2003.  Solicitor Mills & Reeve LLP 2004; senior solicitor 2006; principal associate 2009


CRELA member


University of Essex (1998 LLB), College of Law (1999 Diploma in Legal Practice)

Yorkshire and the Humber: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Agriculture and estates

Mills & Reeve LLP  leverages its strong national agriculture and rural affairs practice in handling a range of high value and complex matters. The group is headed by Cambridge-based Michael Aubrey and includes Julia Rangecroft who leads from the Leeds office. Rangecroft has expertise advising on tax planning, particularly in relation to property backed businesses, agricultural assets, heritage property and offshore work. The Leeds-based team now also includes associate Andrea Newman who recently relocated from the firm's Cambridge office.

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Yorkshire and the Humber: Real estate

Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Within: Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

The ‘responsive, knowledgeable and client-focused’ department at Mills & Reeve LLP handles an array of mandates including investment transactions, development projects, landlord and tenant portfolio management, and rent work; it also assists clients in the education, healthcare, agriculture, charity and energy sectors. The ‘technically brilliant’ Simon Sherwood  Simon Sherwood is the key name in the Leeds office; he acted for Consolidated Property Group on the lettings of a new retail park developments in Newquay and St Albans, assisted Harmony Bridge with the acquisition and finance of the Civic Center in Nottingham, and advised General Practice Investment Corporation on multiple site assemblies and primary care centre development schemes. Clients also single out development-focused principal associate Andrea Newman, who relocated from the firm’s Cambridge office and ‘easily adapts to the client’s business style’; and principal associate Juliette Fisher, who handles real estate investment work, primary healthcare development projects and residential portfolio work.

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