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VWV (Veale Wasbrough Vizards)

NARROW QUAY HOUSE, NARROW QUAY, BRISTOL, BS1 4QA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 925 2020
Fax:
Fax 0117 925 2025
DX:
7831 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.vwv.co.uk

Jessica Booz

Tel:
Work 0117 314 5483
Email:
Web:
www.vwv.co.uk
VWV (Veale Wasbrough Vizards)

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Partner

Career

How Can Jess Help You?

Jess regularly acts for both buyers and sellers and landlords and tenants. Whatever your position, she can advise on your land arrangements. Jess has experience of dealing with complex land arrangements including options and overage agreements with particular expertise in 'linear projects' such as roads and pipelines. She has also spent time on secondment to the Education Funding Agency and during that time she negotiated some complex deals for opening new Free Schools and successfully delivered a number of schools in extremely tight timescales.

Meeting Your Needs

Jess has over nine years experience in commercial property (including her training, which was mainly spent in the real estate department) but before then she ran her own small family business. Jess combines these experiences to deliver a great service and a real understanding of the motivations and pressures of running a small business.

What Others Say:

'Thanks a million for all your help and support. I am glad I got the best person for the job!' - Pranj Chakraborty, Director, PCC Bars Limited.

'I would have little hesitation in saying it was perhaps the most intricate property transaction I have witnessed. I believe Jessica should be justly proud of having successfully brought all the elements together under continued pressure to the very end... The fact that she was able to resolve all the issues without any apparent or undue fuss is a great credit and I would have no hesitation in recommending her should we ever face similar challenges.'  - Anthony Brown, Principal Legal Executive, South Bucks District Council.

'Jess has provided clear and concise information and was happy to discuss any questions that arose with this instruction.' - Keith Godsmark, Private Client

Member

Jess is an active member of the business community in Bristol and has a wide network of contacts within the banking and surveyoring sector. Having grown up surrounded by and even running a family business herself, Jess has a strong awareness of the particular motivations within the family-owned business sector and a particular interest in advising family business clients and dealing with their property portfolios.


South West: Real estate

Commercial property: Bristol

Within: Commercial property: Bristol

VWV's commercial property group has particular expertise in the education and healthcare sectors, and public sector work more generally. Steven McGuigan heads the practice group and has a notably wide-ranging practice. McGuigan advised The University of Bristol on its £11.8m acquisition of St. Augustine’s Courtyard, and also assisted Highways England Company with the negotiation of two options agreements concerning a section of the M49 motorway. The department head is also assisting Fareham Borough Council with various land agreements concerning the National Grid’s IFA2 project. In the house builder space, a team including senior associate Gemma Williams advises a national house builder on its disposals nationwide. Further, Jessica Booz (‘a consummate professional’) is acting for a residential developer in relation to various plot sales and leases on a London development site. Additional contacts include Ben Willis, Simon Linnitt and senior associate Robin Rajanah.

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