Russell Cooke Putney London 2

About Will

I advise clients in respect of a wide range of real estate transactions. I pride myself on delivering clear commercial advice in driving transactions forward to my clients' desired outcome. I am experienced in working with and leading clients and their wider commercial advisers and consider a collegiate approach the best way to deliver success.

Will joined Russell-Cooke in 2022. He advises clients on a range of real estate transactions including:

  • acquisitions and disposals
  • landlord and tenant matters including commercial lettings
  • development projects 
  • real estate finance for institutional lenders 
  • rural matters

Will has experience in acting for clients domiciled in both the UK and off-shore with particular expertise in dealing with complex and large scale transactions.


  • Acting in connection with a complex tenanted refinance of a harbour terminal in South Wales for a commercial institutional lender
  • Acting in connection with a 5,000 title £100 million UK wide portfolio refinance
  • Acting for the landlord in connection with a £40 million commercial letting re-gear in central London for an off-shore domiciled corporate client
  • Acting in connection with a multi-jurisdictional joint venture between companies in respect of a market leading 125 self-build development
  • Acting in connection with a multimillion pound complex farm acquisition in Devon
  • Acting in connection with the sale and purchase of two £10 million residential properties
  • Acting for a London centric ultra-fast grocery delivery startup company in respect of all real estate matters
  • Acting for a London centric ‘dark kitchen’ startup company in respect of all real estate matter


  • Professional member of the Country Land and Business Association (CLA)