Russell acts for both commercial house builders and housing associations and deals with all aspects of the site set up process including the production of model plot sale documentation (including shared ownership leases).

Russell has been acting for Registered Providers since 1996 and has been with Wright Hassall since 1993.

Russell advises on and implements estate management solutions including the establishment of management companies and freehold reversion transfers. Russell manages the plot sales process and the plot sales team so that plot reservations are converted into sales in a quick and efficient manner.

He advises on and implements estate management solutions including the establishment of management companies and freehold reversion transfers. Russell also undertakes plot sales and manages the plot sales process and the plot sales team so that plot reservations are converted into sales in a quick and efficient manner.

Experience

  • Advised Orbit Homes (2020) Limited which is a subsidiary of Orbit Group Limited in connection with the purchase of two sites for both market and affordable housing. The Orbit Group has the benefit of funding from the HCA in the form of “Kickstart Funding” and Homebuyers Direct Grant”.  
  • Acted on the site set up and subsequent plot sales ranging from small bespoke developments of 5/6 plots to developments of 100 plots or more for private residential developers.
  • Advised Registered Providers on site set up and plot sales for shared ownership.
  • Advised commercial clients on the acquisition of residential property.

Russell has been acting for me for nearly 20 years in all my property transactions. Most recently he has been acting in a tortuous and particularly complicated transaction which required patience, acute accuracy and attention to detail. Throughout it all Russell acted in a professional and courteous manner. He is a credit to your firm.

David Manning 2013

Career

Russell is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx). He trained at Wright Hassall then worked at Warwick District Council before rejoining Wright Hassall.

Memberships

Russell is a Fellow of CILEx (FCILEx).

Interests

Russell enjoys football, golf, table tennis and swimming.