Dawn Carlisle


Commercial Property

Dawn is a member of Shulmans’ real estate team, which is one of the most successful of its kind in the country.

Dawn’s client feedback speaks for itself:

“Dawn is a great property lawyer, she has got her finger on the pulse and is extremely knowledgeable”.

“Responsive, diligent, tenacious and proactive … I wouldn’t hesitate to use Dawn again on transactions in the future”.

Dawn has extensive experience of the full range of commercial development work as part of the real estate team, including:

  • Site acquisition
  • Funding and development
  • Structuring/drafting and dealing with disposable/exit route by way of rack rent leases and sale of investment interest
  • Property, corporate, regulatory and compliance issues
  • Promotion Agreements (acting for landowner or developer)

Dawn also specialises in the property-related aspects of:

  • Hotels and student accommodation
  • Retail and mixed-use schemes
  • Renewables, including wind, commercial solar and battery storage
  • Foreign investment and unitised investment sales
  • SIPP transactions (acquisitions, disposal, lease)
  • Quarrying and landfill sites

Dawn advises:

  • Pension administrators
  • Regional property developers
  • International property investors
  • Commercial property portfolio managers
  • Renewable energy construction and development businesses

Dawn is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA).

Commercial Property - Meet the Team

Services for the acquisition, disposal, management and development of commercial real estate

Simon Jackson


Head of Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7721

Edwina Hewson


Property Finance

Direct Line +44 (0)113 207 0187

Andrew Latchmore


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8067

Dawn Carlisle


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8957

Kieran Wilkinson


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7730

Kate Johnson


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 288 2843