In September 2014, Aimee joined Girlings and initially worked in the residential conveyancing department. In December 2014 she transferred to the commercial property department.
In her previous position Aimee was the Head of Auctions - sales and purchases, dealing with many of the local auction houses and providing advice for both pre auction and post auction transactions. This position also required her to act on matters relating to bridging finance, which meant working to tight deadlines in order to adhere to completion dates set in the auction contracts.
Aimee’s career has been varied and allowed her to gain experience in a broad spectrum of property related legal matters, including residential sales and purchases, commercial property transactions, commercial leases and matters relating to landlord and tenant in the public sector. In order to achieve clients’ requirements she has negotiated the terms of leases and sale of commercial property units.
Aimee’s career has been varied and allowed her to gain experience in a broad spectrum of property related legal matters.
In her work as a Commercial Property Solicitor Aimee specialises in the following areas:
- Commercial lease agreement - for both landlord and tenant
- Drafting a tenancy agreement.
- Sale and purchase of commercial land
- Residential sales and purchase of both freehold and leasehold properties
- Lease extensions
- Declarations of Trust
- Auction sales and purchases, including advising clients on the auction pack prior to auction
- Bridging finance, guarantees and commercial mortgages.
She also has experience in issues relating to the Leasehold Reform Act which has involved dealing with lease extensions, from both the landlord and tenant’s perspective, and providing advice on that basis. This work has involved serving notices on behalf of tenants, assigning the right to extend the term on the sale of the property and negotiating terms of the new lease together with the issue of the premium paid.