Mike Northcott


  01392 210700

Mike is a partner in the commercial property team and heads up the Exeter office.

Mark qualified in November 1984 and for over 30 years he has acted for local, regional and national homebuilders including on site acquisition, scheme set up and disposals. Mike was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the Fifth Edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom for Property Law.

His work includes:

  • acting for a national house builder on an acquisition (under joint venture) of a 250 unit site
  • acting for a landowner on a promotion agreement leading to the disposal of a 500 unit site to national house builder
  • advising landowners as part of a consortium in the disposal of land to a national house builders in a significant South Devon city expansion

Outside of work, Mike enjoys running, football and watching rugby with his family.

Lawyer - Legal 500 UK 2017. Legal 500 is an independent guide to the legal profession who recognises top lawyers.

Chambers 2018 "He is a good negotiator - thoughtful in what he says and sensible in the position he adopts."

Chambers 2019 - possesses a great deal of experience in relation to transactions concerning residential and mixed-use developments. Market sources say: "He's an excellent lawyer: very thorough, professional and sensible."

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