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thepartners@wrigleys.co.uk

Leeds: 0113 244 6100

Sheffield: 0114 267 5588

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Elizabeth Wilson

Email: elizabeth.wilson@wrigleys.co.uk

Telephone: 0113 204 5721

Office: Leeds

Departments:

  • Property
  • Schools
  • Charities & Social Economy

Position: Partner

Areas of practice:

Elizabeth deals with all aspects of property work specialising in commercial and charity property.

Particular specialisms include:

Academy Schools - Advising schools on the property aspects of conversion and on-going advice related to Academy status.

Charity Property - Work covers advice to charities, social enterprises and other voluntary, community and faith organisations.

Co-housing and Community-led housing - Wrigleys are specialists in structuring and financing all forms of co-housing as well as other community-led projects from pubs to railways.

Ecclesiastical Law - Advising a diocesan board of finance on property matters. In addition, Elizabeth's Ecclesiastical Law practice includes advising parochial church councils, other church-related bodies in several Anglican dioceses, Catholic religious Orders and other faith groups.

Railway Property - Leading a team who act for several major Train Operating Companies dealing with all property aspects relating to commercial railway premises including acquisitions, disposals, letting and development.

Testimonials:

Wrigleys ‘proactive’ Education group is led by ‘excellent negotiator’ Elizabeth Wilson and the ‘outstanding’ Chris Billington, and is noted for its ‘overall excellent service’.  (Legal 500)

"Elizabeth Wilson has ‘exceptional knowledge’ of the legal framework surrounding the rail industry." (Legal 500)

Professional memberships:

  • Committee member - Ecclesiastical Law Society
  • Member of the Charities' Property Association and Charity Law Association
  • Chair of the Trustees for "Tariro - Hope for Youth in Zimbabwe"

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