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Herrington Carmichael LLP

BUILDING 9, RIVERSIDE WAY, WATCHMOOR PARK, CAMBERLEY, GU15 3YL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01276 686222
Fax:
Fax 01276 28041
DX:
161412 CAMBERLEY
Email:
Web:
www.herrington-carmichael.com
Camberley, London, Wokingham

Tim Hardesty

Tel:
Work 01276 686222
Email:
Web:
www.herrington-carmichael.com
Herrington Carmichael LLP

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Tim is the head of the real estate department. Tim has particular expertise in residential development work both for developers and landowners. He regularly deals with land acquisitions and disposals by way of unconditional or conditional contracts and options, also strategic option agreements. Experience/recent projects: acting for a regional developer in a complex purchase of a development site with an anticipated built value of £20m by way of a conditional agreement, sub sale and a further development agreement for an additional part containing off-site affordable housing. Acting for a national developer in the grant of a long term option agreement and subsequently after planning obtained for 290 houses acquiring the development site. Acting for a waste management company acquiring a disused airfield and industrial units near the south coast. Acting for trustees selling a development site for approximately £7m in Elmbridge including initially preparing the land for sale by hiving off the surplus land from the part of the site still used and then negotiating a complex conditional agreement with a national developer for the surplus land.

Career

Trained Herrington Carmichael; qualified 2001; Real Estate department Herrington Carmichael; partner 2004; head of department 2010 to date.

Education

St Edward’s School, Oxford (1989); University College, London (1993 BA Hons); College of Law (1999).

Leisure

Visiting historic houses and art galleries, and playing golf and tennis.


South East: Real estate

Commercial property: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Within: Commercial property: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Led by practice head Tim Hardesty, the team at Herrington Carmichael LLP has 'an intelligent and business-like manner' and 'always provides a first-class service that is excellent value for money'. It acts for an impressive roster of residential builders and investors as well as broader commercial property clients. The group's recent work includes the purchase of development sites for substantial house building, commercial borrowing mandates, and handling the acquisition of an office leasehold for an overseas client. Mark Izquierdo stands out for his 'outstanding expertise  combined with a fine legal brain and an uncompromising level of business and commercial acumen' and Daniel York, who leads on landlord and tenant and secured lending work, is 'a good leader'. Other key team members include Claire McSorley and new hire associate Terri Warren, who joined from Perrins Solicitors LLP and has many years experience in social housing and acquisitions work.

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