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Helen Abel joined Memery Crystal in 2017 as a Director in the Real Estate team.

Helen has experience in a broad range of work including acquisitions and disposals (for institutions, high net worth individuals, property companies and developer clients), development, property finance as well as landlord and tenant work.

"Top-notch London property litigation firm. I always recommend them when clients approach me directly."

Legal 500, 2021

In detail

Recent experience

  • Advised the landowner of a large housing development site (5,500 houses) on the disposal of parcels of land to national house builders for residential development and the reorganisation of farm business tenancies.
  • Advised developer clients in relation to the acquisition of development sites for both residential and mixed-use developments.
  • Advised a national housing and regeneration government agency on a wide range of matters relating to both the acquisition and disposal of sites for mixed-use and housing developments.
  • Advised a London landed estate on the strategic acquisition of a large portfolio and re-letting of the properties following acquisition.

Career history

  • 2017 – Present: Senior Associate, Memery Crystal
  • 2015 – 2017: Senior Associate, Kingsley Napley LLP
  • 2012 – 2015: Senior Associate, Pemberton Greenish LLP
  • 2006 – 2012: Associate, Dentons LLP