Commercial Services

Retail Property

We act for a range of clients including individuals, private companies, investors, charities, betting and gaming companies, currency exchange providers, estate agency chains and trade unions.

The team has great expertise within the retail sector and acts for numerous national/major retailers, providing excellent commercial advice on all lease matters and the team has assisted in expanding their retail portfolios to an amount in excess of 500 units. Our solicitors have experience in dealing with different types of retail premises such as shop units within parades, retail parks, shopping centres and high streets all within primary, secondary or tertiary locations. We provide an efficient and prompt service ensuring that matters are dealt with in accordance with your business needs and timetable. We provide commercial and pragmatic advice from the start of a matter and input on the heads of terms and throughout the transaction until completion. We are able to identify key matters at an early stage and provide workable solutions to these to enable the transaction to proceed smoothly to completion.


• Agreements for Leases
• Development Agreements
• Warranties
• Lease acquisitions by way of purchase, franchise, or lease
• Licence for works
• Surrenders
• Deed of variation
• Licences to assign/underlet
• Underleases
• Turnover Leases
• Franchise Agreements
• Planning
• Retail Property Management
• Leasehold and freehold agreements
• Financing