Robert is an experienced commercial property lawyer who specialises in property development work including promotion agreements, options, rights of pre-emption, and overage and clawback provisions. He advises and assists developers in acquiring sites conditional on obtaining, or with the benefit of, planning permission, and advises on strategic land development projects.

Additionally, Robert frequently represents landowners who are approached by promoters or housebuilders seeking to promote their land for residential development or to secure new sites through options.

Robert also advises companies and businesses acquiring and disposing of premises as well as landlords and tenants in relation to commercial leases and other property management work.

  • Robert Coombe is noted for his ability to advise on rural property transactions.

    Chambers UK 2024

  • He is nice to deal with and someone that we like.

    Client testimonial Chambers UK 2023

  • A very good practitioner who is good to deal with

    Client testimonial Chambers UK 2022