Gateley Legal has won a coveted spot on McCarthy & Stone’s legal panel after a review of the company’s advisers.
The appointment will see the legal practice handle the national developer’s legal work in land acquisition and plot sales across four of its seven operating regions. In 2017/18, the company sold 2,134 units.
McCarthy & Stone is the UK’s leading developer and manager of retirement communities. It has built and sold more than 56,000 homes across more than 1,200 retirement developments since 1977.
Edward Dring for McCarthy and Stone, said: “We have undertaken a strategic review of our legal services and are delighted to announce Gateley as our new partner for four of our regions. They are ideally placed to deliver our business ambitions over the medium and long term and we very much look forward to a successful working partnership.”
“This is a significant appointment for Gateley Legal and we look forward to supporting McCarthy & Stone achieve its strategic goals,” said Callum Nuttall, partner and national head of Residential Development for Gateley Legal. “The news further underlines the strength and national reach of our Residential Development team and is testament to our people who have an excellent reputation for the breadth and depth of work that they do in this sector."
Gateley Legal has the biggest specialist Residential Development team in the UK, supporting all of the top ten and 18 of the top 20 housebuilders in the UK. The company has over 500 professional advisers, including more than 140 partners, working from nine offices across the UK. To find out more about our Residential Development team, please click here.