Bill Howard is a partner based in the commercial property department specialising in property development.
He has wide commercial and residential property experience working for national and regional house builders and entrepreneurs, housing associations and local authorities in all aspects of property development, including conditional contracts, options, joint ventures and large-scale strategic acquisitions.
He has wide-ranging experience of transactions and projects throughout the property sector, always offering proactive and commercial advice.
He manages a team dedicated to property acquisition and development based in our Milton Keynes office.
Howard joined Shoosmiths as a partner in 2006 from Pitmans, having spent a number of years as a commercial property partner in London.
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