Roger Seaton > Clarke Willmott LLP > Taunton, England > Lawyer Profile

Clarke Willmott LLP

Work Department

Roger heads our Banking and Finance group specialising in real estate finance. Roger’s expertise includes working with clearing and private banks lending to UK and off-shore based corporates and high net worth individuals on development and investment projects as well as business ventures, particularly in the hotel and leisure sector.

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South West > Finance > Banking and finance

Lenders, high street banks and private banks are amongst the client portfolio of Clarke Willmott LLP‘s banking and finance practice. The team sports extensive experience in dealing with real estate portfolio financing, the agricultural finance sector, as well as development finance. Roger Seaton leads the team, which is based in Taunton and Bristol. Commercial disputes and professional negligence specialist Alex Jakubowski and Rod Lloyd-Jones, who focuses on agricultural matters, are further key contacts.

South West > Real estate > Commercial property: Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire

Alongside its strengths in the housebuilder, commercial development and investment sectors, the commercial property practice at Clarke Willmott LLP covers all aspects of property portfolio management for its regional and national clients. Sarah Manley, who specialises in advising investment companies on landlord and tenant acquisitions and disposals, and development expert Philip Brown jointly head the team. Investment property is a particular area of expertise for Roger Seaton. Both having joined the firm in the second half of 2021, Adam Burrage and Caroline Mortimer handle residential and commercial development transactions on behalf of housebuilders, landowners, promoters and affordable housing providers.