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Lisa Gilligan

Hayley Payton | Associate

+44 (0) 845 128 7986

General Information

Hayley joined the Drinks, Hospitality and Leisure team at Freeths in April 2016. Prior to this Hayley had trained and worked at Clifford Chance LLP and most recently at Kennedys Law LPP.

Hayley has experience advising a broad spectrum of clients on a wide range of commercial property issues including acquisitions and disposals, financing, leasing, insolvency-related matters, general portfolio management and Landlord and Tenant work.

  • Acting for Tenant operators of restaurant premises in relation to leasehold disposals and acquisitions and related TUPE, VAT and Capital Allowances issues.
  • Acting for a large hotel chain purchasing leasehold and freehold sites for turn-key and self-build developments and carrying out due diligence to determine the viability of expansion of existing sites owned.
  • Acting for Administrators and LPA receivers in relation to disposals of pub and hotel businesses.
  • Acting for Landlords and tenants in relation to lettings and assignments of existing leases for a variety of leisure properties
  • Advising on a variety of Landlord and Tenant and leasehold estate management issues such as 1954 Act rights, break clauses, fit out and keep open obligations, licences for alterations and deeds of variation.

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