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Sophie Macarthy



Sophie is a commercial property specialist with extensive experience in all types of land, property and business sales and acquisitions, leases and contracts, portfolio management and finance acting for a wide variety of clients across many sectors.


Sophie advises on the property law requirements of many individuals and businesses including large corporations, SMEs, developers, lenders, private investors, those within the retail and leisure industries and pension funds through to charities and the public sector.  Her work involves lease and contract negotiations from heads of terms through to complex commercial structures, share and asset agreements, re-finance, development and option agreements and renewable energy initiatives.

As part of the A&R Care team, Sophie advises many experienced owners as well as first-time buyers within the healthcare sector involving asset and share transactions, re-financing and restructuring of care home and day nursery businesses.


Sophie has worked in private practice for 20 years in both London and Sussex.

Recent transactions:

  • Headed a team carrying out a large volume refinance transaction of 850 residential ground rents worth £4 million.
  • Carried out a £19 million refinance of an 11 property care home portfolio.
  • Purchased two prominent development sites in Worthing and Shoreham Port Regeneration area, and a care home development site in Dover.
  • Headed the property team on a share acquisition by a High Street retailer.
  • In her time she has purchased an airfield and a zoo.



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