Melanie Roberts is an Associate Solicitor and Head of the Commercial Property Team at Lamb Brooks.


Melanie is an energetic and dedicated Solicitor with over 15 years experience within the legal field of Property. Melanie was promoted to Associate in January 2019 and promoted further to Head of Commercial Property in July 2020.


She takes pride in giving clear, concise and practical advice to individuals and businesses in relation to both residential and commercial property transactions.


Key Specialisms / Work Areas

Purchase and Sales of Commercial Property  |  Purchase and Sales of Residential Property  |  Commercial Leases  |  Residential tenancies  |  Secured Lending  |  Independent Legal Advice  |  Equity Release Mortgages  |  Statutory and Private Lease Extensions  |  Lease Enfranchisements  |  Right to Manage  |  Rights of Way  |  Restrictive Covenants  |  Transfer of Part of land (title splitting)  |  Option Agreements  |  Overage  |  Transfer of Equity | Matrimonial Transfers | High Value Residential Work | Legal Advice for Guarantors or Directors

Melanie Roberts

Associate Solicitor | Commercial Property

t: 01256 305531


Melanie is proud to have grown up in Basingstoke and has seen its commercial and social economy expand over the years. She has acquired a great working knowledge of the residential and commercial property landscape which assists her when advising clients.


Melanie works as part of the Wealth Protection team at Lamb Brooks to provide sound and strategic advice to individuals so that their property assets are best protected. She deals with high net worth clients achieving their property outcomes smoothly in a sale or purchase by providing a bespoke service.


She has specialist experience in dealing with property transfers which are pursuant to a divorce or separation, understanding the technical nuisances alongside giving peace of mind.


Melanie enjoys advising clients on technical aspects of their residential and commercial leases, ensuing that they fully comprehend their options, commitments and responsibilities.


She also deals with Residential Leasehold Property Management – a technical area of the law which has ever increasing relevance to day to day issues affecting owners of flats, whether they are the landlord or the tenant.


Melanie is a Director on the board of the Business Improvement District (BID) for Basingstoke.


Outside of work Melanie’sfamily is her focus enjoying camping and mountain biking with them. She is keen road cyclist having  started in November 2018 and completed the Big Wheel 40 miles in June 2019 in 3 hours. Keeping fit at Beechdown with yoga and swimming is a priority in her busy lifestyle.  She also started 3 years ago to learn the piano alongside her children as a new skill and attends lessons every week.  Her goal is to play “Your song” by Elton John for her husband eventually!


Loves: Holidays  |  Yoga  |  Home cooked food

Loathes: Housework  |  Cooking  |  Snakes