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BHW Solicitors

Real Estate

1 ranked lawyersBand 4East MidlandsUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Offers notable expertise in retail as well as matters pertaining to industrial property and distribution centres. Skilled in secured lending matters and the full range of investment transactions. Also advises on both commercial and residential development matters, with particular strength in site assembly and promotion agreements.

Strengths

One client praises the team for its "great service" and also notes: "They have a very down-to-earth, practical approach in dealing with our requirements."

Another adds: "The team is outstanding - exceptionally professional, knowledgeable and efficient."

Work highlights

Advised P H Properties on the relocation of Staircraft's head office and manufacturing depot to a larger premises in Coventry.

Notable practitioners

Beverley Merrell is an experienced commercial property solicitor and heads the firm's practice in this regard. She advises on a range of transactional matters including acquisitions, disposals and leasing, as well as handling development and finance mandates.
"She is knowledgeable, efficient and clearly understands the needs of her clients." "She is very good and very commercial."

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Overview

Commercial Property. BHW's Commercial Property Department advises on all aspects of freehold and leasehold property for its business clients.

Retail and Leisure. BHW acts on major acquisitions in shopping centres, high streets, retail parks and industrial parks. We are the principal advisers to several well-known companies for real estate matters.

Development. BHW acts on major development projects across the UK, including site acquisitions, promotion agreements, option agreements, infrastructure agreements, management agreements, site setups and plot sales and purchases.

Distribution and Data Centres. BHW specialises in leases for Distribution and Data Centres. Our clients include national and multinational companies.

Investment Properties. BHW acts for a number of property investment companies and regularly acts on the acquisition, funding and sale of substantial properties ranging from office blocks, business parks and retail premises.

Secured Lending. BHW is a key player in lending where commercial property is used as the sole or primary security and both banks and peer to peer lenders are included in our client portfolio.

Members

Merrell, Beverley (Head of Department)

Burlinson, Kate

Harrod, Alison

Hundal, Raj

Rattay, Eleanor

Sanders, Ian

Clients

GEFCO UK Limited (Peugeot Citreon Group)

Lavendon Group PLC

Nationwide Platforms Limited

Next Group PLC

ThinCats

Topps Tiles PLC

T-Systems Limited (Deutsche Telekom)

UK Mail Group PLC

Industries

Agriculture

Data Centres

Pension Fund Property

Retail

Retail Distribution

Secured Lending

Real Estate Department

BHW Solicitors

firm
Department location

1 Smith Way

Grove Park

Enderby

Leicester

Leicestershire

UK

LE19 1SX

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East Midlands

Real Estate


Beverley Merrell
Band 3