Suzanne Gill

Partner

Real Estate




T: +44 (0)20 7395 3047
sgill@wedlakebell.com

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Expertise

Suzanne specialises in advising commercial property occupiers and investors, particularly office, retail and telecommunications premises.

Her expertise includes advice to high net worth individuals on investment in and disposal of properties in the UK, both residential and commercial. She represents business occupiers on new premises and the structuring of existing property portfolios, and acts for occupiers and investors in the acquisition, management and disposal of properties. Suzanne also advises developers on complex site acquisitions.

She is a co-founder of the Tomorrow’s City, Today’s Challenge campaign with Helen Garthwaite.


Current Experience

  • Representing a fund advised by Fenton Whelan in the acquisition, financing and development of commercial premises for conversion to ultra-prime residential in Mayfair.
  • Working with Second Home Limited in relation to their lease of premises in Holland Park for a co-working centre.
  • Advising Jimmy Choo in relation to the re-structuring and redevelopment of their flagship Bond Street store.
  • Acting for Hollybrook Homes in relation to the development of a site in Camberwell as student accommodation for the University of the Arts, London.
  • Acting for a NASDAQ listed telecommunications company on the acquisition of premises for a data centre.
  • Advising a family trust on their investment of UK office premises, and the subsequent letting strategy.

Career History

Suzanne joined Wedlake Bell in 2013 from Pinsent Masons. She qualified as a solicitor in 1994. Prior to that, she obtained a degree in Economics and Management Studies from the University of Cambridge, as well as a CPE and Law Society Finals from the College of Law in York.

Suzanne is a member of Women in Property and the Investment Property Forum.


Publications

Suzanne writes the Commercial Property legal update for the Law Society Gazette, and the UK Property chapter for Sweet & Maxwell’s “Global Telecommunications Law and Practice”. She is a frequent contributor to Estates Gazette and Property Week.


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Exclusive possession in the sharing economy?

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Flash update – Tenants cannot assign to their guarantors

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Place, tech and people: creating offices of the future

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“Subject to Contract” – Is it necessary?

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Tenants cannot assign to their guarantors

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How to avoid high-tech ‘crash and burn’ ghost towns

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Landlord and tenant disputes

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Restricting Development

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Cracking the telecoms code

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Offloading premises

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Breaking up

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How automation and AI are transforming the space we need

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Moving on and ending the relationship

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Ending property leases for HR professionals – Part 3: Breaking up

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Lawyers respond to Autumn Statement

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Ending property leases for HR professionals – Part 2: The end of leases

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“Any port in a storm” – Suzanne Gill comments for Research Professional

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The future of offices – We would like to hear your thoughts

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Co-working: hype or here to stay?

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“Boilerplate clauses and implied terms” – Suzanne Gill writes for The Law Society Gazette

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Place, Tech and People: Creating Offices Of The Future – By Helen Garthwaite and Suzanne Gill

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Regulation has a key role to play in infrastructure improvement – By Helen Garthwaite and Suzanne Gill