- Property finance (commercial and residential property)
Stuart brings extensive experience and expertise acting for all manner of high street, specialist property sector and private lenders in the property finance market.
He leads a team with a vast amount of experience in the sector and additionally looks after the firm’s Winchester office, day to day.
Having trained with the firm after a prior career in banking, Stuart is delighted to bring a commercial perspective to this important part of the firm’s overall property strength.
I have always chosen to recommend Stuart based on his accuracy, attention to detail and his outstanding interpersonal skills. More importantly I trust him to always do his best to fulfill our customer’s expectations on behalf of the bank and maintain our professional reputation.
- Jacqui Gregory, Relationship Director, Santander Corporate & Commercial Banking
I have always found Stuart to be helpful, professional and proactive. He has a friendly and upbeat approach to tackling issues arising during transactions which would otherwise lead to potentially stressful situations. I would definitely recommend him.
- Nick Lake, Financial Director
Barfoots of Botley Ltd
As a lender, InterBay Commercial finds using Stuart Allen and the team at Paris Smith LLP refreshing and a delight to deal with. The team takes a real proactive, positive approach to all of our cases as the lawyers acting on behalf of the lender. Their experience and knowledge of commercial and residential property has proven invaluable to us and we often turn to them for specialist property advice safe in the knowledge that we will receive a swift, professional, well informed response. Quality and speed of service is key to the success of InterBay and our proposition and Paris Smith always deliver to our expectations and beyond. As a leading large legal firm on the south coast we are delighted that Paris Smith LLP are a professional partner helping InterBay in being a first class, successful lender.
- Mark Parrett, Operations Director
Stuart is a highly professional and skilled solicitor whom we have used for over 10 years. His particular attribute is understanding the needs of the clients to achieve the desired outcome within the time-scales set.
- John Gornall, Branch Manager
Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ)
Stuart has been noted as “providing good proactive advice” and recommended for and noted as being particularly active in property finance.