Kate McGoverne > Shoosmiths LLP > Sheffield, England > Lawyer Profile

Shoosmiths LLP
South Yorkshire
S1 4RG

Work Department

Real Estate North



Kate joined Shoosmiths’ real estate team as an Associate in April 2018. Prior to that Kate worked at Irwin Mitchell and Nabarro since qualification in 2008.

Kate’s experience includes all areas of landlord and tenant work with a particular emphasis in retail and industrial estates, acquisitions and disposals and asset management. Kate also advises on strategic land transactions, site assembly and disposal, together with corporate real estate and secured lending transactions. Kate has considerable experience of working for both public and private sector clients including Hallam Land Management Limited, Thorntons Limited, TRG and The Gym Limited. Kate is recognised as an excellent technical lawyer with the ability to deliver client-led results in a “no-nonsense” manner.

Kate is based primarily in Sheffield

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Real estate > Commercial property: Sheffield, South Yorkshire

(Rising stars)

Kate McGoverne – Shoosmiths LLP

Shoosmiths LLP ‘delivers a first-class service’ to its growing roster of regional and national clients, including Taylor Wimpey, Invesco Real Estate and Larkfleet Homes. Thomas Hall, who specialises in strategic land transactions, leads the practice and advises on retail and industrial development and investment projects. Praised for her ‘commitment, technical ability, commercial understanding and approachable manner’, Kellie Hatton has particular expertise in regeneration schemes and mixed-use developments. Legal director David Goy and principal associate Kate McGoverne, who is ‘well-versed in commercial landlord and tenant property matters’, are also key members of the team.