Edwina Hewson

Partner

Property Finance

Edwina is a partner in our nationally-recognised real estate team, and leads our work on commercial property finance.

Edwina is an experienced and highly capable commercial property lawyer. Her clients value Edwina’s calm, organised and meticulous approach to delivering a first-class service.

In addition to leading the property finance work at Shulmans, Edwina has over 15 years’ experience in dealing with all aspects of commercial property transactions including landlord and tenant and commercial development work.

Edwina advises a number of national high street banks, regional financiers and niche funders of property transactions on all aspects of financing property transactions, including work on forward funding, deal vetting, title analysis and reporting and issues where separate representation is required.

Edwina and her colleagues are able to respond quickly and efficiently to the specific needs and requirements of funders. Edwina has an intimate knowledge of bank requirements and procedures in this respect, and works hard as part of a wider team (both inside and outside of Shulmans) to get the right deal done.

Work undertaken and overseen by Edwina in respect of property finance includes:

  • Development sites
  • Stand-alone commercial properties
  • Commercial portfolios (with a particular interest in retail)
  • Residential portfolios

Edwina also works closely with our corporate finance and insolvency & restructuring teams. Commercial property assets and related funding arrangements are often key aspects of wider corporate and restructuring deals requiring Edwina’s expert specialist experience.

Notable clients include:

  • Lloyds Bank PLC
  • Santander UK PLC
  • Town Centre Securities PLC
  • Andrew Page Ltd
  • Svenska Handelsbanken AB

Commercial Property - Meet the Team

Services for the acquisition, disposal, management and development of commercial real estate

Simon Jackson

Partner

Head of Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7721

Edwina Hewson

Partner

Property Finance

Direct Line +44 (0)113 207 0187

Andrew Latchmore

Consultant

Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8067

John Foster

Partner

Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8925

Dawn Carlisle

Partner

Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8957

Kieran Wilkinson

Associate

Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7730