Services For Other Professionals
Roulla can draft legal charges over company directors’ personal assets to secure agreements reached with the directors for the repayment of debts to the liquidated company. She works closely with the insolvency practitioner, the litigation solicitor and counsel to draft the settlement agreement and ensure the charge is registered at HM Land Registry and not released until all funds have been received. More information can be found at Legal Charge page.
Architects, Building Surveyors and Planning Consultants
Roulla advises on s106 agreements and unilateral undertakings. She can advise and prepare party wall agreements and rights of light and other easements. She advises on the need for positive or restrictive covenants to ensure the development works in practice. She drafts all appropriate documentation and registers the documents against the properties at HM Land Registry. More information can be found at Property page.
Accountants and Independent Financial Advisers
Roulla can assist in incorporating partnerships into limited liability partnerships or limited liability companies, or incorporating a sole trader into a limited liability company. She can draft bespoke articles of association, LLP agreements, partnership agreements and transfer assets into the new business structure. She can also prepare trusts or will trusts. She can advise on the most appropriate succession planning strategy for your clients, which may include demerging, where tensions exist or may arise between children or beneficiaries. More information can be found at Succession Planning page.
Roulla can review all property documents and conduct a full due diligence on the property aspect of the business purchase highlighting the liability being taken on by the buyer, and, where possible, reducing personal liability for the buyer. On business sales, she can review all property documents to limit the personal liability of the seller after the sale has been completed
Roulla is experienced in all aspects of leasehold law, both residential and commercial. If your landlords wish to increase or maximise the return on their investments, Roulla can advise on the legal aspects surrounding the further development of their land- for example, whether they can build additional units in the car park or gardens or carry out a roof top development.
Roulla is an expert on leasehold enfranchisement law. She can provide quick and practical advice if your landlord clients have been served with a tenant’s notice to extend their lease, buy the freehold, exercise the right to manage or appoint a manager.
If commercial tenants are in breach of the terms of their leases, Roulla can provide expert advice on the most appropriate course of action available to your landlord clients. More information can be found at Landlord and Tenant Services page.