Commercial Law

We can help you with problems that arise whether you are trading on your own or in a partnership with someone else or as a company.

We will advise you on:

  • Property acquisition, whether it is freehold or leasehold premises you are interested in, licensed premises, hotels, industrial estates, office units or retail premises.
  • We can help in the negotiation of business leases and leasehold matters and advise on the statutory rights and obligations of business landlords and tenants.
  • If you operate your business from leasehold premises you may require a new lease, an assignment of a lease or the renewal of an existing lease.
  • If you are a property developer you may need expert advice on
    • the preparation of property option agreements
    • the law concerning planning and environmental issues
    • all aspects of land acquisition , site development and disposal
    • the formation of commercial flat management companies.

From time to time you will need to finance or re-finance your business. We can put you in touch with experts and we will assist with any property- backed security requirements.