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About Alan

Alan is a Partner in Winckworth Sherwood’s Real Estate team, with particular expertise in development projects.


Recent Experience

  • Acting for the developer of 2 landmark residential towers on City Road, London from acquisition through to disposal.  Different and innovative funding solutions were used for each scheme.  The starchitect designed buildings have completed and subsequently won various industry awards
  • Acting on the purchase of a series of Grade 11 Listed buildings in Hampstead for conversion into a unique residential campus
  • Advising on a £200m co-investment platform between a private equity fund and a specialist residential developer
  • Advising a major housebuilder and their funder on the sale of that housebuilder to a private equity fund with associated bank facilities
  • Establishing a joint venture vehicle to carry out a site assembly and ultimately a mixed use riverside development including a high tech performing arts facility

Professional Memberships

Law Society of England and Wales

Career Experience

2016 to present: Partner, Winckworth Sherwood

2013 to 2016: General Counsel and Company Secretary, Mount Anvil

2006 to 2013: Senior Associate then Partner, Addleshaw Goddard

2004 to 2005: Senior Associate, Eversheds

1996 to 2004: Trainee then Associate, Allen & Overy

Upcoming Events

Tuesday 10th - Friday 13th March 2020

MIPIM 2020

We are delighted to be attending MIPIM 2020, the leading real estate event for property professionals. Our team will be in Cannes and will be delighted to meet up with you. Meet the team If you are attending MIPIM and …

Palais des Festivals,. Cannes, France

Wednesday 25th - Thursday 26th March 2020

Total Housing 2020

Representatives from all our real estate specialisms will be in Brighton. This includes construction, planning, social housing and development. Please contact us if you are intested in meeting us during the conference. Please contact for more information.

Brighton Hilton Metropole, Kings Road . Brighton BN1 2FE

Thursday 27th February 2020

Build To Rent Forum 2020

We are delighted to be involved with the BTR Forum again in 2020. This is an authoritative one-day event that brings together private and public sector leaders and key stakeholders to debate and exchange ideas. This year’s theme is ‘Build …

155 Bishopsgate Conference Centre. London EC2M 3YD

Speakers: Karen Cooksley