James Eddowes Principal Associate

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  Birmingham

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James Eddowes

James Eddowes helps clients to buy, sell, develop and finance real estate assets on time and in budget.

James works alongside his investor and developer clients in trading, developing and financing real estate assets. His experience of dealing with a broad range of investment and development assets ensures that transactions are completed efficiently with his clients advised pragmatically on potential issues before they arise.


Working as part of the team on the acquisition of a £175m residential development business. The sheer size of the project made it stand out. We adopted an innovative focused sampling approach, allowing the client to focus on the key issues.

Working as part of a team on the refinancing of a significant portfolio for a property investors estate in exceptionally tight timetables.


Industrial developers, UK institutional investors and US private equity investors.


Working with many institutional and private equity real estate investors in acquiring large UK real estate portfolios across all sectors.

Working with industrial developers on land assemblies, pre-lettings, leases and investment disposals, nationwide.

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Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2019

    • Career
      July 2019
      Gowling WLG (UK), principal associate
  • 2016

    • Career
      July 2016
      Gowling WLG (UK), senior associate
    • Career
      February 2016
      Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, associate
  • 2014

    • Career
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, associate
  • 2013

    • Career
      Wragge & Co, solicitor
  • 2011

    • Career
      Dewes LLP, trainee solicitor
  • 2010

    • Education
      University of Law, Legal Practice Course
  • 2007

    • Education
      University of Sheffield, LLB Law

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