Samuel Mann

Senior Solicitor
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Samuel  is a senior solicitor who specialises in both commercial and residential development for housebuilders, developers and retail clients.

Main areas of practice

Samuel advises on all development matters including outright purchases, conditional contracts and option agreements. He also advises on infrastructure matters and disposals pursuant to planning obligations.

Samuel has a particular specialism in overage agreements acting for both developers and landowners.


He acts for developers of all sizes, ranging from national housebuilders to individuals. Samuel also acts for landowners who are looking to dispose of their land for potential development.
He has experience working for national retailers on acquisition work and infrastructure matters.



Samuel graduated from University of Nottingham with a degree in Law with French and French Law. He qualified as a solicitor in September 2015, after completing his training contract at a firm in Kent and joined Blake Morgan in September 2016.

Contact details
  • The Law Society
  • Southampton Property Association

Significant Experience

  • Acting on behalf of a regional housebuilder in respect of a number of strategic options over sites for potential development.
  • Acting for landowners and developers in respect of intricate and complicated overage agreements.
  • Acting for a national housebuilder on numerous site acquisitions and advising on the subsequent disposals in accordance with planning obligations.