Gary has a broad range of real estate experience, including acquisitions and disposals, negotiating leases and agreements for lease on behalf of landlords and tenants, estate management, secured lending and acting on behalf of insolvency practitioners.

Gary has particular experience in advising clients in the leisure and hospitality sectors. He also regularly acts for clients on investment acquisitions and disposals, ranging from single-let investment properties to multi-let properties and multi-asset portfolios. Recent experience includes:

  • acting for a regional hotel operator in respect of its ongoing estate management and asset disposal programmes
  • advising administrators on the disposal of over 100 public houses on an individual basis
  • acting on the grant of a lease of office space in central Birmingham with a starting rent of £1.2 million per annum
  • acting on the real estate aspects of a corporate acquisition of a prominent office building in Dundee city centre
  • asset management work on a large shopping centre on behalf of administrators 
  • ongoing letting and management work for a national retailer