Stephanie Willis

Senior Associate, Commercial real estate 020 3465 4309 vCard
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Steph has experience across the real estate sector focussing on strategic land and development transactions, having worked on numerous promotion agreements, option agreements and strategic acquisitions and disposals.  Steph also has experience with landlord and tenant work and general asset management. Steph’s key clients include Lands Improvement Holdings, Ellerman Investments, Places for People, Quinn Estates and Henry Boot Developments. 

Professional experience:

  • Assisted in the acquisition of a large site in Cambridgeshire where the client has ambitions to deliver 4,000 new homes and associated infrastructure which included the negotiation of deferred payment structures and overage agreements. 
  • Acted for a family trust in their disposal of a 93-acre site with the benefit of planning permission, which required the negotiation of five overage structures, deferred payment terms and an option arrangement.  
  • Assisted on a number of developer disposals on a residential housing project on behalf of the land promoter and master developer.
  • Acting for a developer to put promotion and option agreements in place with a number of landowners to assemble a site for a proposed large scale development. 
  • Acted for various landowners and promoters across the south putting in place both promotion and option agreements for long-term strategic sites. 

Professional history: 

  • Trained at Cannings Connolly, 2016-2017
  • Solicitor, Cannings Connolly, 2017-2019
  • Associate, Maples Teesdale, 2019
  • Senior Associate, Maples Teesdale, 2023