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Mills & Reeve LLP

1ST JAMES COURT, WHITEFRIARS, NORWICH, NR3 1RU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0344 880 2666
DX:
5210 NORWICH
Web:
www.mills-reeve.com

Caroline Dean

Tel:
Work 01603 693389
Email:
Mills & Reeve LLP

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Caroline has extensive experience of acting for corporate occupiers, developers and landowners and advises on a full range of complex commercial property matters.  Caroline has a particular expertise in acting for charities and has been advising the consortia of institutions at the Norwich Research Park on the development of their world leading science park. She also regularly acts for large corporate clients including Norwich City Football Club, Anglian Windows,  Wood Group and Archant , dealing with their real estate portfolios and has extensive experience in the retail sector.   

She also acts for numerous landowner clients bringing forward land for development, both for residential and commercial new builds, including dealing with promotion agreements, joint ventures and collaborations as well as the more traditional options and conditional sale agreements.

Caroline also continues to act for landowners in the minerals and waste sector.

Career

Trainee solicitor Clifford Chance 1992-94; solicitor 1994-96 Clifford Chance; solicitor Pitmans 1996-98; solicitor Eversheds 1998-2000; associate  Eversheds 2000-2005; partner Mills & Reeve 2005 to date.

Languages

Conversational French and German.

Member

Associate member, The Minerals Products Association.

Education

Goffs School Cheshunt, Herts; St Catherine’s College, Oxford (1990 MA Geography 2(1)); College of Law, Lancaster Gate London (1991) Common Professional Exam; (1992) Law Society Finals).

Leisure

Skiing, reading, gardening and socialising.


East Anglia: Real estate

Commercial property: Norwich

Within: Leading individuals

Caroline Dean - Mills & Reeve LLP

Within: Commercial property: Norwich

Mills & Reeve LLP has a large real estate practice that handles regional, national and international work. Its work encompasses development projects, landlord and tenant matters, real estate aspects of corporate transactions, investments and finance, and major projects in the renewable energy and utilities sectors. Caroline Dean, who focuses on development work for landowners, and Carina Cobbold, who specialises in mixed-use development sites, joint venture agreements, corporate real estate and large-scale projects, are the lead partners. Associate Lisa-Marie Kennedy, Anna Aldous and Zoe Cooke are rising stars in the practice.

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