Daniel Monaghan > Shoosmiths LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Shoosmiths LLP
M3 3AZ

Work Department

Real Estate


Daniel is a real estate lawyer with a broad range of experience in all aspects of real estate law. He acts for both developer and investor clients on a variety matters, including investment/development acquisitions and disposals, funding agreements, conditional contracts, options and asset management.

Matters on which Daniel has recently advised:

• acting for a developer on the forward funding disposal of a key logistics development in Leeds;
• acquisitions and disposals of properties to a value in excess of £100 million in the last 12 months for offshore investors;
• acting for Allied London on the development of St John’s in Manchester, including the £110 million arts and cultural centre known as the factory and two 36 storey PRS buildings;
• acting for the developer on the pre-let of 230,000 sq ft of office space to be constructed in Manchester City Centre to an international e-commerce occupier;
• development of city centre student accommodation sites throughout the UK; and
• acting for a leading international mobile logistics company on the letting of their European HQ in London.


Daniel joined the Shoosmiths real estate team from DWF in February 2014 and became a partner in May 2016.

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Real estate > Commercial property: Manchester

Noted for its strengths in high-profile development and living sector work, Shoosmiths LLP‘s commercial property practice is led by experienced development lawyer Andrew Pattinson. Together, James Brodie and Pattinson lead the living sector team, regularly advising student accommodation providers and housebuilders in the region. Daniel Monaghan handles major investment deals including funding agreements and asset management. Lisa On-Iam, who is particularly focused on large-scale regeneration projects, continues to play a leading role in the practice.