Commercial Property Solicitors in East London

As commercial property law specialists, we understand that our clients need fast, effective advice when it matters.

Working with large scale developers, property businesses and individual investors, we know that delivering your own projects on time and on budget are key factors in ensuring your successful and profitable real estate schemes.

Acting on multi-million pound site acquisitions, securing finance for redevelopment, negotiating joint ventures and overage, as well advising on complex planning conditions and handling high volume resales, means that we are both familiar and confident in handling all aspects of commercial property matters.

Proactive rather than re-active, we identify solutions before legal issues become practical problems and we never lose sight of our clients’ priorities.

Speak to our London commercial property lawyers now by calling 0208 989 3000 or using our simple contact form to request a call back.

Why choose Huggins Lewis Foskett for commercial property law?

Our team have decades of experience advising clients including individuals, small businesses and large-scale developers on all of their commercial property law needs.

We offer a pragmatic attitude based on a solid understanding of the business principles that underlie commercial property deals. Tapping into our expertise can add real value to your projects, helping you to achieve more while avoiding unnecessary delays, disputes and costs.

Commercial property matters tend to move fast and we recognise that you may be working to tight deadlines and budgets. Our team can match the timescales you need, working efficiently while keeping a strong eye on all of the details, so you can meet your deadlines while having complete confidence that everything has been handled properly.

Our commercial property law expertise

Site acquisitions

We can assist with all aspects of acquiring sites for development, including:

  • Site investigation
  • Reviewing sale documentation
  • Structuring site acquisition deals (including conditional contracts and options)
  • Overage
  • Site assembly
  • Sale and Leaseback
  • Financing

Development financing

Securing finance is essential to any commercial property development and our team are highly experienced in dealing with all of the key issues, including:

  • Reviewing finance documentation
  • Bridging finance
  • Mezzanine financing
  • Refinancing

Joint ventures

If you are planning a development as a joint venture with another business, our team can assist with matters such as:

  • Preparing joint venture agreements
  • Reviewing joint venture agreements
  • Advice on structuring the joint venture
  • Sharing of liabilities, profits and losses
  • Exit strategies

Overage clauses

Overage is a common consideration when acquiring or disposing of sites for development. Our commercial property law team can advise on issues such as:

  • Whether an overage clause is required
  • Drafting overage clauses
  • Reviewing overage clauses
  • Resolving overage disputes

Planning advice

We can assist with all aspects of property planning, with strong expertise in matters including:

  • Planning applications
  • Planning appeals
  • Judicial reviews of planning decisions
  • Planning objections
  • Enforcement notices

High volume resales

Our commercial property solicitors regularly act for developers in the sale of both off-plan and finished units, including:

  • Preparing sale documentation
  • Preparing warranties
  • Conveyancing for buyers
  • Dispute resolution

Commercial property dispute resolution

Even the best planned projects occasionally run into problems, but with the right legal approach, even the most complex dispute can usually be resolved swiftly and amicably, without the need for court proceedings.

Our Commercial Litigation team can help with matters including:

  • Breach of contract
  • Land ownership disputes
  • Boundary disputes
  • Debt recovery
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Joint venture disputes

Our London commercial property law fees

We aim to keep our property law pricing competitive and transparent, so we will be happy to provide a quote upfront, with all legal costs clearly set out.

For more information, please take a look at our hourly rates or get in touch for a quote.

Our London commercial property law team

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Speak to our commercial property lawyers in South Woodford, London today

Need clear, business-savvy legal advice for a commercial property project or transaction in London or across the UK?

Call our commercial property solicitors in London now on 0208 989 3000 or use the simply contact form below and we will get back to you soon.