Paul Goward

Partner

With over thirty years of experience, Paul’s expertise covers all aspects of property law. Previously a partner at a City firm, Paul departed after twenty eight years to head up and successfully rebuild a property team within a West End firm.

 

Realising the need for a dedicated property firm focused on providing clients with a first class personal service, Paul set up Goward Property Law LLP. With experience covering investment, retail, hospitality, offices, development and planning, Paul has developed a strong reputation in the London residential property market for the quick and efficient completion of deals.

 

Key transactions and experience:

 

  • Hale Village; long term involvement in one of the largest developments in the London Borough of Haringey

  • UBM plc; acting for the company for twenty years including its relocation to new 100,000 sq ft headquarters in SE1

  • High-end residential transactions include purchases in Regents Park, One Hyde Park and the Chilterns

  • London’s vibrant restaurant market has provided the opportunity to act for both start-ups and established brands

  • Recent transactions have included moving clients into new high profile office space in London

  • Particular experience in acting for Middle Eastern clients investing in London

  • Negotiating option agreements, overage provisions and development related transactions

  • Consulting on the negotiation of Heads of Terms and on the strategic aspects of land transactions

  • Acting on pub acquisitions

 

In his spare time Paul enjoys cycling, boxing and most importantly spending time with his family and friends.

 

Paul@gowardpropertylaw.com

 

Ricardo Nunes

Business Development Director

With experience in Sales, Retail Management, Marketing and PR,  Ricardo is the driving force behind generating new clients and contacts, following up new business opportunities and overseeing the development of the firm. 

 

Performing with good business sense, a deep understanding of marketing principles, good communication skills, positive attitude, negotiation skills and plenty of initiative. 

 

Ricardo previously worked with brands such as Gant, Tommy Hilfiger, Burberry, Palladium Magazine and more recently with Michael Bastian in New York City. Ricardo has acquired a diverse range of skills. 

 

In his spare time, he enjoys, yoga, boxing, arts, fashion, travelling, movies, and spending time with close friends and family. 

 

"I have known Ricardo Nunes as both a friend and work colleague for many years. He has always impressed me with his ability to rise to any challenge in a business environment and then meet those challenges head-on with a very level and productive business sense. In his time working with us at Michael Bastian he also demonstrated a very finely tuned understanding of marketing, sales and the importance of social networking as it applies to our business. He is a natural networker with excellent interpersonal skills, self-motivated and strategically analytical. I also feel any discussion of his abilities would be lacking if it didn’t also highlight what an overall-wonder person he is who becomes an invaluable member of any team immediately."

 

Michael Bastian, Fashion Designer and CEO of the luxury American brand, Michael Bastian.

 

Ricardo@gowardpropertylaw.com

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