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As a business owner or director of an organisation, investing in property is crucial, second to your staff, it's often your biggest investment.

While property can enable you to establish or expand your business, negotiating the various procedures, rules and regulations around buying or leasing commercial premises can be daunting.

Our award-winning multi-disciplinary team of legal professionals, one of the largest in the North, is here to help. We handle the property requirements of business and organisations across the UK. We offer a full legal service and our breadth and depth of experience mean we understand your world and can use our expertise to support your business premise needs.

We advise businesses and organisations across all sectors on everything from acquisitions and disposals, property development and planning to property disputes, finance, landlord and tenant matters and everything in-between.

Our team of legal experts and planners provide a complete and robust service, strategic thinking and practical business advice throughout the transactional process, to successfully secure your next premises.

Our services

We are able to advise on all property related matters including:

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Alex Wright

Alex Wright

Partner | Built Environment

+44 (0) 330 137 3537

+44 (0)752 590 3433

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Heather Markham

Heather Markham

Partner | Built Environment

+44 (0) 330 137 3533

+44 (0)759 556 5070

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Neil Smith

Neil Smith

Partner | Built Environment

+44 (0) 330 137 3536

+44 (0)773 846 1919

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Simon Errington

Simon Errington

Partner | Built Environment

+44 (0) 330 137 3531

+44 (0)752 522 5770

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What people say

  • For many years we have used the Title Overlay Plan service (TOP) provided by Ward Hadaway’s Plan Technicians and it has proved extremely useful in providing and bringing forward vital information at an early stage in the site/project appraisal process. The TOP service is invaluable to us and our professional teams including architects and engineers and has helped us save money and manage risk.

    Neil Milburn, Development Director, Barratt Homes
  • Clear and consistent advice from a dedicated team.

    Client quote, Chambers & Partners
  • The service is fantastic. They have some really good solicitors who understand commercially what we're about.

    Client quote, Chambers & Partners
  • Having been in our previous offices for over twenty years, it was vital that our new premises provided the right atmosphere for the business and allowed the company to grow further. Ward Hadaway’s help was invaluable in sorting out the legal and commercial arrangements with our old and new landlords.

    Nick Lambert, Finance Director, Orchard Information Systems
  • High-quality property work advising a variety of parties at regional and national level. Particular knowledge in areas such as agricultural, mines and minerals, and waste, with significant expertise in the public sector. Particularly active in development and financing work for clients including national house builders and landowners. Additionally advises on acquisitions, leasing and disposals advice for private investors and joint ventures.

    Chambers & Partners
  • A service that is hugely proactive, responsive, commercial and professional.

    Chambers & Partners
  • They have a great understanding of our business, which allows them to continually deliver a highly bespoke service.

    Chambers & Partners
  • Ward Hadaway place great importance on maintaining a strong working relationship with their clients. They have a great understanding of our business and this allows them to continually deliver a highly bespoke service.

    Chambers & Partners

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