Sam is a solicitor in our Real Estate team in Truro. Sam qualified as a solicitor in September 2018 after gaining a Law degree from the University of Bristol and joined Stephens Scown in July 2013.
He deals with mining and minerals, forestry and natural resources matters together with general commercial property work, including the taking, grant and renewal of commercial leases; sales and purchases of commercial, agricultural and residential property; registration at the Land Registry of complex and/or historic titles; and dealing with other general commercial and estate matters.
Sam has experience in the minerals sector, assisting landowners and mineral extractors, including international minerals operators, and in the forestry sector, dealing with the sale and purchase of woodland for investment and amenity purposes. Sam has also assisted local town and parish councils on property acquisitions and has been involved in work for estate clients including a complex mineral registration project.
His work includes:
- Complex historic minerals registration project
- Registration of large operational mineral extraction sites
- Acquisition of public amenity sites for local town and parish councils
- Dealing with estate matters for large local estates.
Outside of the office, Sam enjoys cricket and hockey.