Nicola Wood is a director in Progression’s commercial team, specialising in commercial property.
Originally from Ulverston, Nicola left Cumbria to qualify and work in London for a number of years before returning to live in the Lake District in 2012. Nicola worked for a year in property finance before moving to the commercial property group of a leading City firm for eight years, working on high profile cases involving part-privatisation of the London Underground network and strategic transfers of well known UK food retailers and hotel chains.
At Progression, Nicola works almost exclusively on corporate and commercial property work including landlord and tenant, investment sales and purchases, development work and business sales and purchases, with her particular legal interests in commercial landlord and tenant matters.
Nicola is also the firm’s money laundering reporting officer (MLRO), ensuring that the firm complies with anti-money laundering regulations in all aspects of the business.