the natural choice in law
"Oliver Sowton is knowledgeable on waste management
licences and the acquisition of brownfield and contaminated land.
Sources respect him for being "prompt and well
researched." (Chambers UK, A Client’s Guide
to the Legal Profession 2008)
Oliver acts for a number of public sector clients looking after
their real estate interests. Whilst having a wide range of landlord
and tenant experience, he has particular expertise in dealing with
all aspects of development work including options, overage and
planning promotion agreements. He has assisted clients with
transactions relating to brownfield development and contaminated
land. In acting for local authorities he has gained considerable
experience in dealing with disposals of land to Housing
Associations and ensuring that the interests of the local authority
are protected whilst complying with the relevant legislation.
Winchester City Council, The Prison Service.