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Suzanne Benson

Suzanne Benson

Partner - Head of Section โ€“โ€“โ€“ Manchester

Suzanne is a partner in our Real Estate team with 17 years' experience of working with a variety of RPs, local authorities, Government departments, public sector bodies and private sector developers on property and accommodation based projects. Suzanne also regularly advises on joint venture and collaborative projects, particularly between the public and private sector. . Suzanne specialises in the development of market stimulation products and home ownership initiatives and advises the Homes and Communities Agency in relation to their range of grant funded homeownership products - including shared ownership and Help to Buy. Suzanne's work in this area has also led her to develop a specialism in FCA and Consumer Credit work and she leads our FCA/Consumer Credit team. 

Suzanne is the partner with overall responsibility for our Sales and Homeownership team in Manchester.

Suzanne is recognised as a leader in her field for both Social Housing and Local Government work in the 2016 edition of the Legal 500 with commentators noting her "crisp and concise advice".

"She is an industry‐recognised leading expert on the shared ownership lease and a specialist in matters concerning leasehold law and consumer credit." Chambers & Partners Guide to the Legal Profession 2017