Elizabeth-Gibbons (Capital Law)

Liz Gibbons

Senior Associate
Real Estate

Liz is the Head of our Social Housing team and coordinates all social housing work across the firm. She is a Senior Associate in our Real Estate Division and deals with a variety of commercial and residential transactions with a particular focus on the social housing sector.

Liz joined us in March 2018. Before that, she worked at a Bristol firm as Head of the Residential Property Department and was also appointed as Solicitor for Wales at the Leasehold Advisory Service.

Liz has acted for a range of clients to include social housing providers, commercial investors, property developers and high net-worth individuals dealing with acquisitions, disposals and refinancing of properties. Liz also has extensive experience in dealing with residential property and leasehold issues.

She appreciates the need to understand both a client’s legal requirements and its commercial, practical needs.

  • Acting in freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals of land and property.
  • Acting in the grant, assignment and renewal of leases/ underleases.
  • Drafting and reviewing Licences, Deeds of Surrender, Deeds of Easements and Deeds of Variation.
  • Acting on the acquisition, disposal and charging of agricultural land and property.
  • Acting on the acquisition of land for use in a renewable energy project.
  • Acting on Development Transactions to include s38 agreements and s104 agreements.
  • Acquisitions and disposals
  • Commercial landlord and tenant
  • Commercial, residential, and mixed-use developments
  • Portfolio management
  • Public Sector Advice


  • Senior Associate, Capital Law Limited (Mar 2018 – present)
  • Associate Solicitor, Lyons Davidson Solicitors (Jun 2015 – Mar 2018)
  • Real Estate Solicitor, Blake Morgan (Jul 2014 – Jun 2015)
  • Solicitor for Wales, Leasehold Advisory Service (Jul 2013 – Jun 2014)
  • Associate Solicitor, Eversheds LLP (Mar 2009 – Jun 2015)
  • Solicitor, Burroughs Day Solicitors (Apr 2008 – Feb 2009)


  • Cardiff University: LPC (2006 – 2007)
  • University of Glamorgan: CPE Diploma in Law (2005 – 2006)
  • Cardiff University: BA English Literature (2000 – 2003)

Memberships / Trustee Positions

  • The Law Society of England and Wales