Martin Stacey > Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Work Department

Real estate: developers and investors.


Martin specialises in commercial real estate developments/regeneration and investment sales and purchases, acting not only for public sector bodies but also funds and developers. Martin also has over 15 years’ experience of non-contentious construction work advising in relation to large town centre redevelopments in particular. Martin is currently leading on a number of large town centre redevelopment projects, acting for local authorities. Martin also works for a number of telecoms clients in relation to their real estate work.


Trained Turner Kenneth Brown; qualified 1989; partner, Lawrence Graham 1997; partner, Dickinson Dees 2012; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination in 2017.


British Council for Officer Society of Construction Law.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Public sector > Local government

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP‘s local government team is part of a wider national public sector offering that is particularly well known for its work in procurement, real estate, planning, regulatory work and complex litigation. The team also takes on a significant amount of work around energy and waste, with a strong presence in the heat networks sector, led by Charles Robson  from Bristol. In Newcastle, Iain Greenshields leads the firm’s public sector group, with a diverse practice that encompasses waste projects, property development and leisure contracts. Meanwhile, London partner Martin Stacey leads the real estate practice and Jonathan Bower heads up planning and infrastructure from Bristol.

London > Real estate > Commercial property: development

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP excels in advising local authorities on major development projects and has demonstrable experience in regeneration schemes, as well as mixed-use, affordable housing and residential projects. The London-based team, which is led by Martin Stacey, can also leverage the expertise of the lawyers in the firm’s offices in Leeds, Southampton and Newcastle. Stacey is noted for his expertise in town centre and retail-led schemes, in addition to large-scale mixed-use projects.