Lisa On-Iam > Shoosmiths LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Shoosmiths LLP
M3 3AZ

Work Department

Real Estate


Lisa is a real estate lawyer who advises on all aspects of commercial property including sales, purchases, lettings, developments and financings but with a particular focus on investment and real estate finance. She also has experience of business acquisitions and disposals, PFIs/PPPs and energy and utilities.

Her recent experience includes advising:

  • Marston’s Plc on a £110m innovative sale and leaseback transaction of 45 public houses;
  • on the acquisition of an office building for £6.7m and the forward commitment of a trade park for £5.6m;
  • on the disposal of a chain of eight hotels;
  • a national retailer in connection with the management of its property portfolio;
  • major UK banks on a number of real estate financings.


Lisa joined Shoosmiths in January 2012 after eight years at Allen & Overy LLP in London

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Real estate > Commercial property: Manchester

(Next Generation Partners)

Lisa On-IamShoosmiths LLP

The team at Shoosmiths LLP is notable for its expertise in high-profile city centre developments as well as local community regeneration schemes, with a special focus on public and private partnerships. Praised for its ‘strength in depth across the practice’, the team acts for a large and diverse client portfolio. Andrew Pattinson, who heads up the real estate practice in the North, has been active in student accommodation, mixed-use and residential developments as well as in the logistics space. Lisa On-Iam continues to be a name to note, instructed by major funders and property developers.