Whether you are buying or selling commercial property, whether you are a landlord or a tenant, or whether you are a commercial property developer, there is considerable value at stake. It is important that your lawyers understand your commercial objectives, proceed with the transaction expeditiously so that it moves forward smoothly and mitigate risks.

Our lawyers have many years’ experience of assisting clients across all sectors including office, retail, hospitality and leisure and industrial, working closely with developers, owners, operators and funders. This includes working on acquisitions and disposals, restructuring of transactions and portfolios and due diligence and commercial advisory work.

Our lawyers work collaboratively as an extension of the client’s own team and with property professionals involved in the transaction in order to bring the matter to a successful conclusion. Our lawyers support each other across the commercial real estate practice area, so that the appropriate sector and commercial expertise is brought to bear in each transaction.

We act for a diverse range of parties, including sellers and buyers of commercial premises, landlords and tenants in the grant of commercial leases, for parties in retail, hospitality and leisure transactions and for large rural estates on all aspects of agricultural and farming real estate transactions. We also act for Self-Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) providers and SIPP investors in buying, selling or leasing commercial property through a SIPP.

In addition, we have specialist sector expertise in:

When matters become contentious, we have a specialist real estate and property disputes team who are able to advise.

What we advise on
  • acquisitions and disposals
  • claims for possession
  • data centres
  • development and regeneration projects
  • hospitality and leisure
  • industrial
  • offices
  • property finance and secured lending
  • retail
  • service charge disputes
  • SIPP transactions
  • rural estates

Meet our team

Azeem Arshad
Partner - Commercial Real Estate
Jamie Bartlett
Partner - Commercial and Residential Property
Sarah Batterton
Consultant Solicitor - Planning
Richard Brailsford
Partner - Commercial Real Estate and Business Transfer
James Brenan
Partner – Real Estate
Helena Camacho
Partner - Residential & Commercial Property
Simon Cohen
Commercial Property, Acquisitions, Landlord and Tenant matters, Renewal of Business Leases, Residential Real Estate
Jess Cornish
Partner - Commercial Property
Joanne Cummings
Partner – Real Estate
Maurice Esterkin
Partner - Commercial Real Estate and Construction
Sivan Gelb
Partner – Real Estate
Andrew Gilbert
Partner – Dispute Resolution/Corporate and Commercial
Stephen Harris
Partner - Real Estate/Commercial Property
Brian Hearne
Partner – Real estate
Peter Levi
Partner – Real Estate
Donald Millar
Partner - Real Estate & Real Estate Finance
Michael Morris
Partner - Real Estate & Real Estate Finance
David Morton
Partner - Finance
Blake O’Donnell
Partner - Cryptoassets and Real Estate
Aidan O’Reilly-Armas
Conveyancer - Residential and Commercial Property
Sonal Patel
Partner - Commercial Real Estate
Eusebio Pujol
Partner - Corporate and Commercial; M&A; Real Estate
Keira Rawden
Partner – Commercial and Residential Real Estate
Matthew Scott-Tucker
Partner – Commercial Real Estate
Justin Selig
Partner - Real Estate
Alan Taylor
Consultant - Commercial Real Estate, Residential Property
Adrian Wallace
Partner - Commercial Property
Euri Yoon
Partner – Tax