Gregory is a Partner and Head of the Real Estate Finance Department. He has over 30 years’ experience working for clients within the UK and internationally in the acquisition of property investments, development sites and owner occupier acquisitions and leases.
His Real Estate Finance Department represents Banks and other financial institutions in the regulated and non-regulated sectors. Both Gregory and his team have extensive experience in real estate, secured lending, bridging and property finance acting for a wide range of companies, developers and investors. Gregory also regularly acts for operators in the hotel and leisure sectors.
Highlights to date include acting on behalf of a bank in respect of a £30m facility to a renowned hospital charity, a £28m facility secured against 115 properties and acting for a borrower in respect of £30m senior debt facility.
Prior to joining Lawrence Stephens, Gregory ran his own practice in the West End of London, which eventually merged with Lawrence Stephens in 2004. He is married with three children, five grandchildren and lives in North London. His interests include cooking, fine wines, eating out with friends, country sports, golf and supporting Arsenal.
"Gregory and his team at Lawrence Stephens have completed many transactions for us, over a number of years, in a timely and efficient manner. Their pro-active approach is cost effective and highly commercial. I am very happy to recommend both Gregory and his firm."