Commercial Property

“Our expertise is a firm foundation for you to build on. We provide excellent commercial advice for every property transaction.”

Philip Parkinson, Head of Commercial Property (Worcester)

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Harrison Clark Rickerbys’ Commercial Property team has a long standing and well earned reputation as a leading team of commercial property solicitors across Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, the Thames Valley and the West Midlands. We are results-minded, commercially-driven and look for solutions in a pragmatic manner.

We are ranked as Band 1 for Real Estate in the Chambers and Partners rankings- the “guide to the worlds best lawyers”.

“The team is known for frequently instructing in the education and healthcare sectors, acting on development matters, acquisitions and disposals. Also involved in secured lending transactions and refinancings.”

Our highly experienced team of commercial property solicitors act for the full range of commercial property clients whether they are landlords, tenants, developers, investors or banks. We offer partner-level expertise in the healthcare, education, charity, corporate real estate and residential/commercial development sectors. Our solicitors handle a wide cross-section of property-related issues, from everyday transactions to the more complex and novel issues.

Harrison Clark Rickerbys provides a ‘really good service’. The firm acted for Wychavon District Council on a deal to secure Waitrose as a tenant at a new retail development in the centre of Evesham. Commercial property expert Philip Parkinson and healthcare guru Louise Crook are all key names.

Mark Fabian is ‘practical and thorough’. The team has a reputation for secured lending and acting for education-sector clients.

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We also act for a number of major property lenders on all sizes of secured lending work. Our lawyers bring a commercial risk assessment approach to these lenders and offer a high quality service to our banking clients enabling them to deliver to their own customers.

Our Commercial Property solicitors work closely with our corporate and employment colleagues and in particular with our property litigation team and construction team. We have specialist commercial property lawyers based in our Cheltenham, Worcester, Hereford, the Wye Valley and Thames Valley offices, with appointments also available in our Birmingham and London offices.

External property advisors

We also work comfortably with external property advisors to ensure a fully integrated approach is given to your commercial property transactions. We are well connected with a whole range of property professionals and can act as the hub for your commercial property requirements.

Our Services

Our solicitors offer a full range of services, providing friendly, precise and cost-effective advice on all property issues. A high input at partner level ensures the consistency of quality and experience that the client deserves.

The team is divided into several individual units, each specialising in their own areas, including commercial property and development, rural land, residential, renewables, acquisitions and disposals and Leasehold Enfranchisement.

Fixed fee options

We offer a range of competitive fixed fee options and have innovative ways of assisting clients with their property needs. For example, for new start ups and entrepreneurs we offer a fixed price lease checker service. This is an essential minimum purchase for any business taking its first commercial lease. Please contact us for more details.

Mark Fabian heads the firm’s regional commercial property department. He is well regarded by peers, and one client describes him as “practical, helpful and thorough, with good legal knowledge.”

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