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Claire May

Claire May

Solicitor(23 Years)

Residential Conveyancing, Commercial Property and Intellectual Property Solicitor. Highly competent, conscientious, experienced and hard working professional.

Solicitor with Property and Intellectual Property Law background.

  • Residential conveyancing: all stages of transactions, acting for buyers, sellers and mortgagees, leasehold and freehold transactions, re-mortgages, equity releases, first registrations and unregistered land, lost deed applications and all property aspects.
  • Commercial Property: landlord and tenant work, acting for Landlord of a housing estate (extension of leases, deeds of variation, sale of freeholds, general property queries), acting for business client landlords & companies (drafting/advising on commercial leases, underleases, leases of part, Licences to Assign, Licences to Underlet, Licences for Alterations, Deeds of Surrender, Deeds of Variation, Business Tenancies and residential leases), acting for client companies in buying and selling freehold land, drafting and advising on Option Agreements, acting for development client companies, buying development sites, option agreements and dealing with all plot sale transactions.
  • Intellectual Property: acting for various individuals and companies, advising on general copyright issues (subsistence and infringement), case law advice for litigation, drafting Copyright Licences, Assignments, Secrecy/Confidentiality Agreements, trade mark applications, Design Right applications and advice on designs and registration.
Qualifications : Postgraduate College Diploma – United Kingdom, European and United States Law of Copyright and Related Rights [with Distinction] 1996 – 1997 University of West of England Bristol Professional Skills Course 1994 – 1995 University of Glamorgan Cardiff Legal Practice Course 1993 – 1994 Alliance Francaise Marseille French Language Diploma 1992 – 1993 University of Glamorgan Cardiff Common Professional Examination (Law) 1987 – 1990 University of London, Goldsmiths London Bachelor of Arts – English & Drama (2:2)
Professional Memberships : Law Society, SRA
Area of Expertise : Residential Property and Conveyancing, Commercial Property, Intellectual Property.
  • Bristol, Somerset, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire.