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Alison McCracken Senior Associate T:01782 338837 M:07557 395575

A Real Estate lawyer specialising in mines and minerals.

Alison advises leading UK mines and minerals operators on asset acquisitions and disposals and undertakes due diligence on high-value corporate real estate transactions between a landlord and tenant. She also has experience with international mining companies and multi-jurisdictional activities.

Alison is particularly appreciated for her dedication to adding value to the client relationship, liaising with colleagues to deliver timely advice regardless of practice area, whilst giving consideration to the potential commercial impact of an issue for all of her clients.

Recent examples of how Alison has helped clients include:

  • ensuring the property portfolio of a major corporation was fully registered voluntarily at the Land Registry by leading the due diligence on the assets of its 900-plus companies;
  • enabling the sale of a building materials business to a North American company by leading, coordinating and managing due-diligence and multi-jurisdictional aspects of the disposal; and
  • managing the relationship with a major minerals company by ensuring prompt professional advice from a number of teams including tax, litigation and real estate.