Denise Sexton

Denise Sexton is a solicitor that you can trust to invest in property and meet your ongoing objectives for the development and management of your investments.

Denise is a property specialist with a focus on investment, occupier and development work. Priding herself on a proactive, lead from the front approach, her clients reap the benefit of Denise's dedication to their overall objectives and ability to understand their business from top to bottom.

Primarily acting for investment banks and pension and other property funds, her expertise includes the acquisition, disposal, advancement and ongoing management of individual and portfolios of properties across the investment spectrum, from office to retail and industry. She is also highly experienced in putting in place development agreements and joint venture arrangements. Denise's genuine commitment to best practice means her clients are also continually assured that she is seeking the most effective route to their end goal.

Recogntition

Denise has been quoted in Legal 500 as "professional and well researched" and praised by clients for "her highly articulate counsel" and for putting "the important points across clearly" in Chambers UK.

Experience

Heading up the team for several investment funds of an international bank, acting on numerous multi-let shopping centres and parks, and retail/office/industrial properties and developments.

Advising a global investment banking group on all aspects of its office occupational portfolio.

Acting for a pensions fund client on the management of 70+ office, retail and industrial properties.

Leading our team for a pension fund's property portfolio, including over 20 retail and office properties.

Acting for a multinational financial services fund with the development and ongoing management of a shopping centre on the South coast.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2016

    • Career
      2016
      Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, Director
  • 2015

    • Career
      2015
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, director
  • 2013

    • Career
      2013
      Shakespeares, partner
  • 2007

    • Community
      2007
      Field Fisher Waterhouse, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility
    • Career
      2007
      Field Fisher Waterhouse, partner
  • 1999

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      1999
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
    • Career
      1999
      Field Fisher Waterhouse, solicitor
  • 1997

    • Education
      1997
      Guildford College of Law, LPC
    • Career
      1997
      Shoosmiths, trainee solicitor
  • 1996

    • Education
      1996
      Guildford College of Law, CPE
  • 1992

    • Education
      1992
      University of Durham, BSc (Psychology)