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Weightmans LLP

6 NEW STREET SQUARE, NEW FETTER LANE, LONDON, EC4A 3BF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 1900
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 1901
DX:
310 CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.weightmans.com

Nathan East

Tel:
Work 020 7822 1932
Email:
Weightmans LLP

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Nathan has substantial experience in advising clients on real estate, projects and commercial joint ventures. The focus of his practice is in the healthcare and emergency services sectors. He acts for a full range of clients across these sectors, advising healthcare professionals, NHS bodies, Foundation Trusts, Fire and Rescue Services, Ambulance Trusts, and real estate funders and developers. Nathan specialises in development and within the healthcare sector have acted on over 40 schemes for both occupiers and developers of Primary Care premises, including 3PD, LIFT, polyclinics. community hospitals and social care centres. He also regularly advises on landlord and tenant matters, acting for both owners and occupiers and am experienced in the sale and acquisitions of healthcare property, including hospitals, surgeries and specialist clinics. He has also advised Foundation Trusts on substantial transactions including the property aspects of Trust mergers and acquisitions. Nathan’s experience also includes advising Fire and Rescue Authorities and Ambulance trusts on substantial capital and transformation projects, including new station sales and developments, and joint ventures with other emergency service organisations. Additionally, he advises healthcare practitioners on partnership matters, in particular those relating to practice premises including surgery acquisitions, surgery financing and refinancing and the tailoring of bespoke Declaration of Trust Deeds for surgery ownership. He has contributed to the healthcare and national press on health care real estate issues and was part of a Sky News special report on NHS property.

Career

Trained Baker & McKenzie 2000; Hempsons 2002-08, partner 2009-13; partner DAC Beachcroft LLP 2013-15; partner Weightmans 2015-date.

Education

Kingston University (1998 LLB 1st class hons; 2000 LLM (Hons)).

Leisure

Attending football, rugby, NFL, Formula 1, travel and gym.


London: Corporate and commercial

Partnership

Within: Partnership

Weightmans LLP's team stands out for its work in the legal and medical partnership spaces. The group draws on the wider firm's strong regulatory and compliance practice, offering a broad service to clients nationwide; work led by Michelle Garlick. The group also has substantial experience in partnership restructuring and insolvencies as well as incorporating new LLP vehicles for offshore investors. The national team is led by partnership disputes expert Andrew Cromby, who is supported by regulatory lawyer Richard Corran; Edwina Farrell and Nathan East lead on medical partnerships.

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