Emily White

Of Counsel, Commercial Property 020 3465 4342 ewhite@maplesteesdale.co.uk vCard
Secretary: Teresa Wittenbach 020 3465 4328 twittenbach@maplesteesdale.co.uk
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Sector expertise:

  • Commercial property - general property work, including acquisitions, disposals and lettings - often particularly complex transactions - acting for both landlords and tenants
  • Commercial property development - acting for developers, landowners and occupiers
  • International property work - advising a corporate occupier in relation to its leases across Europe, Asia, Africa and Australasia

Professional experience:

  • Acting for Rockspring on a lease regear to an international serviced office operator of a 10 storey office building in central Manchester which was linked to substantial refurbishment obligations
  • Acting for Europa Capital and its JV partner, Cordatus Real Estate, on the lease and subsequent sale following substantial refurbishment of a 100,000 sq ft building at Stockley Park
  • Acting for Berry Palmer & Lyle Limited on their pre-let of the 12th floor of The Scalpel
  • Acting for FremantleMedia on regears of their leases of their 83,000 sq ft head office in central London and on the leases of their editing suites and other facilities in the Home Counties
  • Advising Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc on various properties in their portfolio, including their head office in Horsham and a phased refurbishment and renewal leases of their 145,000 sq ft offices in Liverpool
  • Acting for Legal and General, CBRE GI and Rockspring in relation to various regional shopping centres, including the usual range of management work and also more strategic investments such as purchases and buying in long leases and developing parts for leisure purposes
  • Advising an industrial client on its sale of surplus land to a supermarket operator, including site assembly
  • Advising a developer on site assembly, the grant of a lease of a 100,000 sq ft DIY store and the subsequent sale
  • Acting for Bleckmann on taking a 90,000 sq ft warehouse in South Marston Industrial Estate
  • Advising a London university on various properties in its portfolio, including purchases, leases and advising on unusual title issues
  • Advising on high value residential transactions

Professional history:

  • Trained at Frere Cholmeley Bischoff and qualified in 1996
  • Solicitor at Rowe and Maw (now Mayer Brown), 1996 - 1999
  • Senior Solicitor at Denton, 1999 - 2009
  • Senior Associate at Shoosmiths, 2010 - 2014
  • Of Counsel at Maples Teesdale, 2014