Matthew  Webb

Matthew Webb

Solicitor, Head of Commercial Property

Matthew is an experienced commercial property solicitor and is head of the commercial property department at Bennett Oakley.

Matthew previously worked in the City at a leading global law firm and as in-house counsel for a multi-billion (GBP) investment fund on its central London real estate assets.

Matthew advises corporate clients, individual investors, funds, banks and non-bank lenders in all aspects of commercial property.

Key Practice Areas

  • Strategic land/investment acquisitions and disposals
  • Strategic portfolio investment and asset management advice across a range of asset classes (including office, retail, industrial, residential and hotel/leisure.)
  • Commercial lettings
  • Development matters

Experience

  • Advised UK listed companies, German, US and other international businesses on their central London office leasing requirements.
  • Acted for a leading European real estate investment and asset manager on a UK portfolio of retail and industrial parks.
  • Advised an international bank on its joint venture and asset management arrangements with a leading UK developer.
  • Acted for an international retailer on their acquisition of a portfolio of central London retail units (as part of a wider corporate acquisition of a UK business).

Credentials

  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales