Lauren is a qualified solicitor and is a Senior Associate in the real estate construction team at Herbert Smith Freehills. Lauren advises large developers and investors on complex construction projects in central London and beyond. Her role involves providing strategic legal and risk management advice in relation to the full lifecycle of projects, from procurement through to construction, completion, financing and letting. Lauren is currently working on projects with British Land, Hines and Stanhope.
Lauren originally qualified as a solicitor in Scotland and practised there for 3 years before relocating to London. She is a Young Leader with the Urban Land Institute and has been recognised by the Legal 500 as a Rising Star for real estate construction. Lauren has a particular interest in sustainability and the built environment and works with clients and other lawyers across the city to embed climate conscious drafting into construction contracts.