Samantha Horsfall is a real estate lawyer, with a particular focus on retail and leisure. She advises household name clients on acquisitions, disposals, and landlord and tenant matters. 

Samantha advises on commercial property matters with a specific interest in the retail and leisure sector. She advises on a range of landlord and tenant matters, acquisitions and disposals, property management, and portfolio assistance.

Whilst the majority of Samantha's clients are restaurants and retailers, she also assists a number of investor landlords and is involved in a variety of commercial property work including funding work and corporate acquisitions.

Recent work
  • Advising a global high-end, high street fashion brand with approximately 160 stores on various aspects of its property portfolio. 
  • Advising nationwide casual dining chain with circa 100 restaurants on its restaurant property management including a recent CVA. 
  • Advising a Swedish retail brand on opening its first UK stores. 
  • Advising an Irish pub chain on opening three new pubs in London including one tied pub with a major beverage retailer. 
  • Advising a London based wine bar chain on various acquisitions and disposals.
  • Advising on the opening of a high profile concept restaurant in central London.  
Did you know
Samantha’s Cornish heritage means she loves surfing, cliff top walks, and making pasties using her grandmother’s family recipe (probably the best in Cornwall!).


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