Commercial Property Acquisition Solicitors

The process of purchasing commercial property often brings along a myriad of legal considerations. From property inspections to negotiation, due diligence to contract completion, the financial investment associated with commercial property acquisition means that the right legal advice can go a long way in minimising risk and maximising value.

Smith Partnership’s dedicated Commercial Property team builds on an extensive track record dealing with a wide range of commercial property acquisitions. To find out how we can help drive your acquisition towards a successful completion, get in touch with us today.

Our Services

No matter what legal obstacles you may be facing with regards to purchasing commercial property, our solicitors can help advise you on the path ahead. The areas we advise property investors on include:

  • The acquisition and disposal of commercial property, whether it be freehold or leasehold

  • Completing commercial property sales and purchases on behalf of commercial pension funds

  • Commercial development transactions

  • Drafting and negotiating terms relating to commercial leases, transfers and business agreements

  • Property financing and secured lending

To find out more about the services on offer, don’t hesitate to contact our team.

A Solution to Every Commercial Challenge

Legal counsel plays an important role in identifying opportunities and improving risk management on any commercial property project. We offer wide-ranging expertise to help you achieve the commercial goals that matter to you, tailoring our advice to suit every development, asset, portfolio and sector.

The process of acquiring commercial property can be both long and complex, and the diligent completion of each of its stages is crucial to maximising value. Whether it concerns commercial premises such as offices, shops, industrial units, retail space or any other type of property, our solicitors take time to understand your development’s unique characteristics and challenges. 

From there, we utilise our in-depth understanding of the commercial property market to guide your acquisition towards success.

Our Track Record

With offices situated across the East Midlands, our legal team has helped support commercial developments of all descriptions and complexities. Some of our most notable successes include involvement in high value projects such as the Derby Silk Mill, The Rosehill Business Centre (RBC) and the Derby Telegraph Building, as well as acting for leading sterilisation solutions provider Sterigenics UK Limited.

We understand that a commercial focus is key in shaping the success of any commercial property development. For that reason, our team focuses on providing jargon-free legal advice that centres around delivering value at every stage of the acquisition process. As a result, we assist a diverse range of clients in buying commercial property UK-wide.

Expertise Backed by the Legal 500

Smith Partnership’s extensive commercial property work has earned recognition from the Legal 500, which independently recognises excellence within the legal sector. Noting our expertise in commercial property, it states:

“The ‘highly professional’ Smith Partnership offers ‘excellent business acumen’ and ‘great depth of expertise’.

Key figures include practice head Jason Wood, who has particular expertise in the healthcare sector, and the ‘very supportive’ Rashid Ali, who handles commercial property work for pharmacies. The group's expertise covers acquisitions and disposals, property finance and development work, landlord and tenant instructions and corporate support work. The client list features a major pub company and several players from the food and drink industry as associate Tara Harding has carved out a niche in licensing work.”

Contact Our Commercial Property Solicitors

If you are in need of legal assistance with regards to your commercial property acquisition, contact our expert acquisition solicitors via or complete our contact form. Alternatively, speak to our team directly on 0330 123 1229.

The Team

Smith Partnership’s commercial property lawyers offer a wealth of experience dealing with all aspects of commercial property acquisition. Delivering exceptional legal expertise and client support, the team includes:

  • Jason Wood
    Jason Wood
  • Dennis Thomas
    Dennis Thomas
  • Rashid Ali
    Rashid Ali
  • Danielle Upton
    Danielle Upton
  • Elizabeth Phelan
    Elizabeth Phelan
  • Tara Harding
    Tara Harding
  • Jaswant Johal
    Jaswant Johal

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