Bela is a Senior Associate working out of London and Northampton with Martin Smith and Gareth Williams.
Bela has substantial experience in advising clients on a variety of real estate matters including all aspects of real estate work from routine to complex and high value. Bela’s broad experience extends to a number of matters including: Representing major lenders on high value property financing matters; Negotiating on behalf of landowners and also house builders on a variety of development matters including promotion and disposal agreements, acquisitions conditional on planning, put and call options and acquisitions and disposals; Advising on acquisitions and disposals of leasehold and freehold properties for and to operators in the healthcare industry including residential nursing homes (for both vulnerable adults and young persons), dental practices and primary care trusts; Advising on acquisitions and disposals to and from operators in the energy sector including anaerobic digestion plant operators, gasification facilities and wind turbines; Acting on Landlord and Tenant matters; as well as acting for a number of commercial, business, industrial, rural and residential operators, developers and investors on site acquisition and disposal. This broad breadth of knowledge means that Bela is able to offer a unique service for clients to ensure that all aspects of the transaction are considered from inception when heads of terms are discussed, to negotiating documentation, funding and completion.
Bela obtained graduate qualifications in Business Economics and Law before qualifying to practice as a solicitor in 2002. Bela joined Hewitsons in 2012 and has a large portfolio of clients based out of London, the East Midlands and Derbyshire.