Rod specialises in rural property transactions, which includes the acquisition and disposal of agricultural, residential and commercial properties as well as advice on agricultural, residential and commercial landlord and tenant issues. Described as “Excellent.” by the Legal 500 2015 Rod also acts for many clearing banks and building societies in secured lending transactions for agricultural clients.
Due to his farming background, Rod is familiar with many of the practical issues affecting landowners and their property. He is also a member of the Agricultural Law Association and is recognised as an agricultural law expert by the Chambers legal directory and Legal 500 legal directory.
Rod qualified in 1996 and moved to Clarke Willmott LLP from Osborne Clarke in 2005.