Geldards Boosts Expanding Real Estate Team

Left to right: Heather Dixon, Leanne Cook and Graham Banks

Leading law firm and Bondholder Geldards has further expanded its nationally renowned real estate team with the appointment of commercial property expert Leanne Cook as a senior associate.

Following the addition of Heather Dixon and Tiffany Cloynes to the team, Leanne specialises in property development work associated with commercial sites. Leanne advises clients on acquisitions, occupational leases, completion of planning agreements, forward sales and funding agreements.

The commercial real estate market remains increasingly competitive and our clients expect a comprehensive level of service. Adding Leanne’s experience considerably boosts the strength of our real estate team and enables the firm to continue to deliver innovative and cost effective legal solutions to our wide range of clients
— Graham Banks, Real Estate Partner and Head of Geldards' Derby Office

Along with playing a key role in the firm's UK-wide real estate practice, Leanne is also set to support Geldard's multidisciplinary automotive team which specialises in acting for motor vehicle retailers, manufacturers and their support networks.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within an ambitious team and firm that continues to look at ways of developing its wide client base and improving the already high level of support it provides clients
— Leanne Cook