Daniel Leather Partner


Speaks:  English


Primary office:  Birmingham


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Daniel Leather

Daniel is a partner in Gowling WLG's Housing, Development and Regeneration team, specialising in the 'living' sector and all of the residential asset classes. Daniel splits his time between the firm's Birmingham and London offices, and works with clients across England and Wales.

He advises a range of residential developers (from SME to PLC) on acquiring, financing, developing and disposing of land and developments. Gowling WLG offers the full complement of services to residential developers, from initial site identification and assembly through to due diligence, acquisition, development and onward disposal.

Daniel also deals with longer term strategic land acquisitions and projects (via conditional contracts, option agreements, promotion agreements and hybrid option/promotion agreements) and disposals of affordable housing to housing associations on a variety of deal structures

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Career & Recognition

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  • 2019

    • Career
      May 2019
      Gowling WLG (UK), Partner
  • 2017

    • Career
      August 2017
      Gowling WLG (UK), Director
  • 2016

    • Career
      February 2016
      Gowling WLG (UK), Principal Associate
  • 2010

    • Career
      September 2010
      Gowling WLG (UK), Associate
  • 2008

    • Career
      September 2008
      Nelsons, Trainee
  • 2007

    • Education
       2007
      University of Sheffield, BA Law