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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.
- 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.
- Acting on the development of Suffolk Park, Bury St Edmunds, for the promoter and land owner.
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.
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.
She contributed to the British Council for Officer “Guide to Specification Best Practice for Officer” 2019.
"'Suzanne Gill is an excellent legal adviser, transactional lawyer and highly personable individual. She brings a refreshing perspective to the law. Suzanne has immense gravitas and a razor sharp legal mind.'"
— Legal 500 UK, 2020
Quarterly In Advance – Summer 2019
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QUARTERLY IN ADVANCE – SPRING 2019
CAN’T SEE THE WOOD FOR THE TREES?
Episode 5: Retail Therapy: the future of retail and wellness in Tomorrow’s City
Episode 1: Coworking – Phenomenon or Flash in the Pan?
Women’s business? – The Law Society Gazette 07/03/2019
Regulation has a key role to play in infrastructure improvement – By Helen Garthwaite and Suzanne Gill
Place, Tech and People: Creating Offices Of The Future – By Helen Garthwaite and Suzanne Gill
Cracking the telecoms code
Co-working: hype or here to stay?
“Any port in a storm” – Suzanne Gill comments for Research Professional
“Boilerplate clauses and implied terms” – Suzanne Gill writes for The Law Society Gazette
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