The commercial property team at Trethowans is one of the largest in the region and provides a full range of services for our clients, from the disposal of an industrial unit to the acquisition of a portfolio of properties as part of a larger corporate transaction.
The team has a particular specialism for handling property pension investment work and acting on behalf of various retailers in relation to their leasehold acquisitions and disposals.
The commercial property team provides high quality advice for a variety of clients, from small business occupiers to major national operators with significantly large property portfolios. Close relationships with our clients enables the team to apply a commercially focused approach to transactions and to avoid unnecessary negotiation.
The team are recommended in Chambers (2017) for continuing to be a strong choice for pension funds making sizeable property sales and purchases. They are also noted as being particularly active in the real estate finance market and for their experience in development matters, commercial landlord and tenant work and property transactions arising out of insolvency. Paul Longman and Garry Treagust also receive a special mention as Notable Practitioners.
The team are ranked in the top tier of Legal 500 (2016) and they state that the team is 'well regarded for its advice to pension funds on commercial property transactions; James Hay Pension Trustees, Rowanmoor Trustees and Sentinel Housing Association all feature in its client roster. Garry Treagust, Paul Longman and Gareth Yeoman are all recommended.