Ross Sidwell

Senior Associate

Ross is an experienced commercial real estate lawyer who focusses on large investment acquisitions and disposals, development matters, major lettings and finance transactions.

Ross’ real estate development expertise includes negotiating agreements that are subject to planning and other conditionality, overage arrangements and land promotion schemes.

He also acts for several established banks and funders in relation to their finance products with a particular focus on specialist development finance.

Ross’s landlord and tenant expertise encompasses the office, retail and leisure sectors and he has recently handled the head office relocations of several significant national companies.

Ross is known for his strong understanding of the real estate sector and his clients appreciate his diligent and pragmatic approach to delivering transactions.


Ross joined Goodman Derrick in October 2014. Ross trained at Howard Kennedy LLP and qualified into their commercial real estate team in 2012.


  • Maidstone Boys Grammar School
  • University of East Anglia
  • College of Law – London