Stephanie is a Legal Director based in our Northampton office.
Stephanie works in the Agricultural and Rural Property team dealing with a wide range of rural matters for estates, landowners and tenants. Her work is varied and includes sales, purchases and charges of rural properties, preparation and advice on agricultural tenancies (including residential properties), partitions and exchanges, overage and reservation of covenants, rights of way and other easements and first registration and adverse possession of land.
Stephanie also specialises in advising on the non-contentious aspects of the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 including succession, surrender and re-grant and variation to tenancy agreements.
Stephanie has a large client base spanning the East Midlands and is she is known for being approachable and offering practical advice to clients in a simple, easy to understand manner.
Stephanie was ranked as a Rising Star in the Legal 500 2021 guide.
Stephanie read Law at the University of Nottingham and trained with Hewitsons in the Northampton Office. Upon qualification, Stephanie joined the Agricultural team.
Stephanie is a Governor of Overstone Primary School where she is currently the chair of the Resources Committee and is to be Chair of Governors from September 2021.
Stephanie is a Fellow of the Agricultural Law Association and is also on the regional committee which organises events for local members.
Date of Qualification
15th September, 2015
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18th Nov 2019
Latest testimonials"We have used Stephanie Dennis for recent projects and we are very pleased and satisfied. We will continue to use Hewitsons in the future."
Mr & Mrs L
"Thanks to Stephanie Dennis who handled the land sale who was always helpful and patient with precise answers to any query presented."
Executors of Mrs R
"Stephanie Dennis is very diligent, efficient and communicative. Her work is always carried out with complete professionalism and skill."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500