Laurie Horwood


Laurie Horwood

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Laurie trained and subsequently worked at Linklaters LLP (1999 - 2003). He then worked at Macfarlanes LLP from 2004 to 2009 before joining Farrer & Co LLP in May 2010.


Christ Church, University of Oxford; Birkbeck, University of London

Laurie Horwood heads Farrers' residential property team, and is a well-known figure across the property world.

Laurie's practice covers a wide range of matters relating to residential and commercial property.

He focuses principally on the acquisition, disposal and financing of prime residential properties acting for individuals, corporate entities and other purchasing vehicles. He also acts for a number of leading private banks in connection with these transactions and has particular expertise advising on the property aspects of financing transactions. His individual client base is drawn from both individuals resident in the UK and also non-UK residents purchasing prime property, typically in London, for investment or to establish a UK base.

In addition, Laurie has acted on a number of matters involving the enforcement of security over property and other insolvency related situations.

What Chambers High Net Worth Guide says:

"He's just hugely accessible and very diligent. He always does a great job for his clients; if a problem arises he'll answer it and we'll talk it through."

"He's very alert and attentive. He's just down to earth and really helps the clients out and gives them a good service."

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Laurie regularly advises banks in connection with secured lending transactions related both to high value residential and commercial properties.

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Laurie also has experience acting on residential property and conveyancing for private individuals.

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