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Simeon Disley

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Roythornes Solicitors

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Agricultural property, social housing, commercial property


Simeon has been a qualified solicitor for over fifteen years and is a partner in the property department. His current areas of expertise are advising farmers, land owners and those involved in the food industry and registered provider clients on their property affairs. Simeon's work in agriculture focuses on advising the producers and suppliers of high quality, potato and vegetable crops together with major players in the arable sector. He has a particular expertise in the law in relation to the ownership of land adjacent to the coast line. Simeon also advises a number of registered providers on all aspects of housing estate management and has secured an expanding range of work for them including acquisition of land for development sites, acquisition of homes by s106 obligations and sale of homes by shared ownership lease, right to buy, acquisition by the Mortgage Rescue Scheme and also large scale refinancing exercises.

East Midlands: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Agriculture and estates

The ‘excellent’ team at Roythornes Solicitors handles a varied caseload covering commercial property mandates, sustainable energy projects, joint ventures, common agricultural policy work, dispute resolution and succession and tax planning for farm businesses. Poultry business structures and land transactions are areas of particular strength. Julie Robinson heads the team from Alconbury, which includes ‘highly experienced’ litigator Tim Russ, who ‘has excellent judgement’ and ‘brings specialist agricultural expertise to bear on trust and estate issues’; litigation ‘heavyweight’ Alan Plummer; vegetable and potato production expert Simeon Disley; and property specialist Tom Foottit. Foottit recently advised a client on a phased disposal of a substantial agricultural and equestrian estate, involving among other things issues with the Rural Payments Agency. Paul Thompson joined from Freeths LLP .

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