Kathryn Wood

Associate

Residential Development

Kathryn is an associate solicitor in the residential development team. She has a wide range of experience in all aspects of residential development work, having specialised in this area for over 10 years.

Kathryn advises national and regional house builders (including some of the UK’s largest firms), as well as niche developers and landowners in relation to residential development schemes for both short-term and long-term housing supply. Her work includes:

  • Conditional contracts
  • Development agreements
  • Funding
  • Options agreements
  • Overage agreements
  • Collaboration agreements
  • Disposals
  • Infrastructure agreements
  • Planning agreements
  • Setting up management schemes

Kathryn has been praised for hitting very tight deadlines and for her “prompt and very professional advice”. Clients value her diligent, yet commercial approach.

Significant recent examples of Kathryn’s work include:

  • The acquisition on behalf of a well-known regional house builder of one of the first phases from UK Coal of the 4,000 homes Waverley New Community scheme

  • The acquisition of land and collaboration arrangements at Malton Road Beverley on behalf of Barratt/David Wilson Homes

Residential Development - Meet the Team

We provide a complete service to residential developers.

Emma Speight

Solicitor

Residential Development

Direct Line +44 (0)113 288 2812

Eleanor Smith

Solicitor

Residential Development

Direct Line +44 (0)113 831 3838

Ruqeia Ahmadi

Trainee Solicitor

Residential Development

Direct Line +44 (0)113 831 3809

Isabelle Leonard

Trainee Solicitor

Residential Development

Direct Line +44 (0)113 831 3832

Joanna Oakes

Paralegal

Residential Development

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 3797

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