Commercial Property_

Property is often one of the most valuable assets a business has. Safeguarding your interests and maximising the value of your property portfolio, at Beswicks Legal we provide a full range of commercial property legal services to support your business objectives, now and in the future.

Located at the heart of the UK, we understand the constantly evolving national and regional commercial property markets and offer a high-quality, responsive and cost-effective service. When you work with us, we keep you up-to-date from start to finish, so you always know what to expect.

Advising on multi-million pound developments to land sales, and property management, we work with a diverse range of commercial clients, from developers, landowners, financial institutions, investors and property managers, to small businesses and commercial tenants.

Our commercial property lawyers can help you with:

Whether you need commercial property from which to run your business or whether commercial property is your business, we provide a highly personalised, value-for-money service. If you would like to find out more about how our commercial property solicitors can help you, contact us today for advice tailored to your business.

Property management_

At Beswicks Legal, our commercial property team provides advice and support to help protect and grow the income from your property portfolio. Our Partner-led, experienced team employ the latest IT to ensure your commercial lettings are completed quickly and efficiently. Our Data Rooms easily enable electronic storage of (and instant access to) all your property documents, allowing you to be responsive and flexible as your portfolio grows.

We recognise the importance of maintaining good relationships with your tenants, and will always advise you on the key issues without adopting a ‘point-scoring’ or adversarial approach. Our client’s properties include industrial estates, business parks, multi-let offices, hotels, historic buildings/
regeneration projects, leisure facilities and tourist attractions.

Providing specialist, technical advice, we help with a broad range of property management issues, making sure you are always legally compliant and commercially ahead of the game where possible.

Buying or selling commercial property_

If you are looking to buy or sell a commercial property, you need a specialist legal partner to ensure the best possible terms for your business.

At Beswicks Legal, our in-depth understanding of this often complex area of law ensures your commercial property transaction completes as quickly and as cost-effectively as possible, meeting your particular commercial objectives.

Buying or selling agricultural land_

The buying and selling of agricultural property requires specialist legal advice. At Beswicks Legal, we have extensive experience overseeing the purchase and sale of all types of agricultural land; from small areas of farmland to large farms.

We will work closely with your Land Agent to ensure your position as regards the Basic Payment Scheme, Countryside Stewardship and rural development is protected.

As well as guiding you through a sale or purchase, we also provide specialist advice and help with agricultural tenancies, environmental and planning considerations, and access rights.

Commercial landlord/tenant agreements_

At Beswicks Legal, we have extensive experience helping commercial landlords and tenants when negotiating new leases or lease renewals. We also advise on assignments, under-lettings, and consents for alterations.

For landlords, we maximise income from property investments by ensuring they are tenanted as soon as possible, without cutting corners when it comes to legal compliance. By ensuring consistency of terms across your let property we can assist you in the management of your property.

For tenants, we offer practical, commercial advice from settling Heads of Terms to negotiating and completing the lease. Advising on key issues like rent review, repair liability, break notices and service charges we help you to ensure the terms on which you occupy a property meet your commercial needs, now and in the future.

Where a landlord/tenant dispute does occur, wherever possible we seek to use negotiation and mediation to secure the best possible result for you and your business, as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. Where settlement cannot be reached, we have the litigation skills and experience necessary to represent you at court.


With extensive experience of both commercial and residential property development, at Beswicks Legal, we provide practical, commercial legal advice that best meets your needs. Helping with a broad range of development issues, from site acquisition and assembly to utility and highway agreements we help ensure your development project completes on time and within budget.


If you fail to secure planning permission for your development then an entire development project can fail. Our planning team work pro-actively to ensure planning permission is secured, either from the Council or on appeal. Early involvement of planning lawyers allows us to work out any potential planning policy and technical issues before an application or appeal is submitted.

Property finance_

Our experience acting for banks and building societies direct, as independent solicitors on high value, complex property finance transactions, gives us an unrivalled ability amongst our competitors to manage your property finance matter. Whether you wish to take advantage of better interest rates or wish to release equity for investment in your core business, our team will anticipate your bank’s requirements, prepare and deal with all aspects of lender due diligence, as well as ensuring the fast and efficient preparation and completion of documents.


Many property development projects involve relationships between a number of different professionals. The success of these projects, in terms of delivering the works on time and on budget, is therefore of paramount importance.

Our expertise lies in understanding the nature of construction projects and in pre-empting the likely issues that may arise on a project by project basis. Our team also has the breadth of experience necessary to prepare bespoke agreements, or a suite of contractual documentation, to safeguard the parties’ interests whether you are a site owner, main contractor, subcontractor or funder. Read more


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