Anna Larbi Legal Director

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Contact Details

“Anna Larbi is well regarded for her expertise advising charities and retail clients on a range of real estate portfolio matters. One client says: "She is extremely thorough, always available and her response time is excellent."”

Chambers and Partners 2019

“Very efficient, thorough, prompt and professional.”

Legal 500 2017
Anna deals with all aspects of commercial property work with particular emphasis on landlord and tenant work in the retail sector, freehold and leasehold work for industrial and office properties and secured lending.

Main areas of practice

Anna deals with all aspects of commercial property work with particular emphasis on freehold and leasehold acquisitions in the retail sector.  

She is an expert in charity property transactions and acts for a number of local and international charities as well as ecclesiastical bodies.  She also has extensive experience acting for schools and academies and dealing with property issues around academisation.

Clients

Anna's clients includes:

  • Metro Bank
  • Costa
  • Southern Co-op
  • Sailors' Society
  • Winchester Diocesan Board of Finance

Other expertise

Charities: Anna acts for a number of charities and advises on charity law affecting the disposal of property and secured lending.

“Anna leads the Metro Bank property acquisitions team at Blake Morgan and is our "go to" person for any property related issues. She understands us and how we work and makes sure her advice is tailored accordingly.”

Calum Ewing Metro Bank

“Very efficient Anna Larbi specialises in retail property work.”

Chambers and Partners 2018

Expertise

Articles by Anna

Making Charity property transactions simpler - hope on the horizon?

Article

The Law Commission has issued a report on Technical Issues in Charity Law and has made a series of fairly radical recommendations to make the acquisition and disposal of property by a Charity simpler. Our expert explains.

Related Knowledge & Resources

Making Charity property transactions simpler - hope on the horizon?

The Law Commission has issued a report on Technical Issues in Charity Law and has made a series of fairly radical recommendations to make the acquisition and disposal of property by a Charity simpler. Our expert explains.

EU Nationals in the UK: The Government's post-Brexit offer... What next?

On 26 June 2017, the Government published its proposals outlining how it intends to protect the rights of EU Nationals living in the UK.

How are businesses responding to the rising costs of employing staff?

Max Craft, a Partner in our Employment team discusses how the various changes are having an impact and how some employers are responding to them, including the rise of the so-called "gig economy".

Recovering outstanding berthing fees – a guide for marinas and boatyards

Blake Morgan provides a helpful guide for Marinas and Boat Yards on recovering outstanding berthing fees.

A guide for overseas retailers on UK retail leases

The purpose of this guide is to give a broad outline of the structure of retail leases in the UK, including brief details of the provisions which are usually contained in a retail lease and the reasons for those provisions.