Penny Cox Senior Associate

Penny advises on high-value residential sales and purchases, mortgages and portfolio refinancing, lease extensions and collective enfranchisement.

She acts for a broad spectrum of clients including high-net-worth individuals, investors, companies and banks.

Penny specialises in the sale and purchase of high-value London property and country houses and estates. She is also experienced in development structuring including buffer, head lease structures, long residential leases, tenants’ rights of first refusal and development new build sales. Penny’s practice also includes advising on assured shorthold tenancies from both a landlord and tenant perspective and general landlord and tenant advice.

Penny has notable experience in acting for buyers, sellers and tenants of central London properties on the Cadogan, Grosvenor and Wellcome Estates.

Qualified in England and Wales, 2014.

What people are saying


"Penny Cox is commercial and has a great “bedside manner” while getting her point across with gravitas. She is persuasive and always considers the options and thinks before advising."

The UK Legal 500 2023

"Comprehensive in terms of service line offering and very high level of expertise. Penny Cox in particular consistently the high level of service one would expect from a firm like Macfarlanes. She is responsive, pragmatic and progressive in her attitude."

The UK Legal 500 2023

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