Nigel is the head of our residential team and has over 26 years’ experience in residential property work. Nigel specialises in high value property sales and purchases, operating in Hertfordshire as well as central and North London.
Acting for private individuals, developers and investors, he is passionate that clients receive excellent legal advice and service and is responsible for the firm’s accreditation under the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme.
As an accredited full member of Solicitors for the Elderly, Nigel also acts for elderly clients, helping them with property related matters as they approach later life.
Expertise and professional education
Nigel is very experienced in all aspects of residential property from the sale or purchase of existing freehold houses or leasehold flats to acting for developers or purchasers of new build properties.
Nigel studied Law at the University of Birmingham and completed the Law Society Finals at Guilford College of Law and qualified as a solicitor in 1991. Nigel was formerly a partner and head of conveyancing at a regional firm of solicitors prior joining Debenhams Ottaway in 2013 as partner.
In 2015 he was awarded the Solicitors for the Elderly Older Care in Practice Award.
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