Lease Commercial Property
Joanna Brown, an associate in Orrick's London office is a member of the Real Estate Group. Her practice focuses on commercial property work, including landlord and tenant matters with particular emphasis on negotiating commercial leases and ancillary transactions. Ms. Brown provides property law and commercial management advice to key clients in respect of major shopping centre developments, commercial office space and prime retail real estate across United Kingdom. Ms. Brown also provides general advice to commercial property clients on dispute potential and advice in relation to commercial landlord and tenant matters.Representative transactions include advising:A major shopping centre owner in relation to multiple business lease renewals in a shopping centreOn debt recovery and insolvency issues, including acting and advising in winding up proceedings and obtaining charging orders to secure judgmentsLandlords on their legal remedies for non-payment of rent against a commercial tenantMs. Brown joined Orrick as a trainee in August 2008 and gained experience in corporate and real estate litigation as part of her training.