In addition to heading up our Residential Property team, Robert has developed expertise in specialist areas of property practice including residential conveyancing, lease extensions and freehold acquisitions on behalf of tenants, farming and agricultural property law, bank finance and secured lending, and commercial property.
Robert also advises businesses on commercial leases, sales and purchases of going concerns, and new build development. He is also the firm’s senior responsible officer under its Conveyancing Quality Scheme accreditation.
Robert qualified in 2007 and trained with the firm before joining the Property Department, where he worked his way up to become a partner in 2010 and subsequently head of department.
"You’ve been out of this world! From expectation management at the start through to extreme performance this past week. I say that having dealt with a lot of (commercial) property lawyers."
"Thank you so much for all your help and hard work which successfully got us over the line this week. We were immensely impressed by your efficiency and your ability to make the transactions happen quite seamlessly."
“Please accept a sincere thank you for your exemplary professional service whilst undertaking the sale of our barn.”
“Robert is a highly professional and personable lawyer. He has a very good ability to explain complex legal issues and communicates well throughout any legal engagement. I would highly recommend him.”
"Excellent service, Robert is very good - will use again."
Robert’s personal interests include landscape photography, travel, cycling, health and fitness. He has an ambition to climb all 214 “Wainwrights” in the Lake District so far having summited 125.