Commercial Property Solicitor: Free Consultation

Commercial Property Solicitors in Liverpool Offer a Free No Obligation Quotation

James Edwards and Christopher Bartlett are commercial property solicitors in Liverpool who will offer you a warm welcome and a free no obligation quotation. We advise both landlords and tenants of commercial properties in relation to all aspects of leases. Our commercial property team can help with shops, offices, units, factories, hotels and pubs.

Recent Customer Review (25 August 2021): 'James Edwards dealt with a new commercial property lease. His advice, expertise, accuracy and speed of work was exemplary and I wouldn’t hesitate to use him again.'  Read more >

  • Services for Commercial Tenants in Liverpool
  • Services for Commercial Property Landlords in Liverpool
  • Solicitor Negotiating Heads of Terms
  • Case Study: Legal Advice on Liverpool Commercial Lease
  • Case Study: Legal Help With Commercial Lease Rent Clause
  • Solicitors Expert at Commercial Leases in Liverpool
1. Taking on a new lease
2. Transferring (or 'assigning') your existing lease
3. Renewing your lease
4. Buying a business
1. Granting a commercial lease
2. Renewing an existing lease
3. Granting a licence to assign, sublet or carry out works
4. Rent reviews

Please call for a free no obligation quotation.
For the inexperienced commercial leases are daunting and complicated documents (a 60 – 100 page is not at all unusual). They are also full of traps for the unwary. A solicitor negotiating heads of terms is crucial. For example tenants often find themselves having to pay huge amounts in service charges for structural repairs because they were not advised on their lease. Equally a landlord may not be able to maximise his rental increase on a review because of a poorly drafted lease.
A dental practitioner wanted advice regarding a commercial lease of premises in Liverpool. He had big plans as to how he wanted to fit the premises out. We advised him not to leave matters to chance and make sure he obtained both planning consent and landlord’s consent for the works before the lease was granted. It turned out that the landlord was not happy with the proposals and planning permission was refused. A few weeks later he found alternative better premises that he could get permission for. By making sure our client stuck his ground and obtained the permissions before signing, he ended up saving himself from getting into a really expensive mess.
A client wanted to set up a physiotherapy business. He was interested in a lease of a commercial property in Liverpool. He was shocked to learn that the rent was not fixed for the lease term of 5 years, but increased by a minimum of 5% per year. As he was already trying to cut his costs to the bone this was an additional cost he could not afford. In the end, the landlord agreed to remove the automatic yearly uplift in rent.
Because we specialise in commercial lease work in Liverpool we are all too familiar with the hidden dangers in leases and the areas that normally need special attention for landlords and tenants alike. Our advice is jargon free and above all practical. Give us a call to discuss your commercial lease.

Why Choose Bartletts Solicitors?

Solid Traditional Values Delivered
in a Modern Convenient Manner

Our firm has years of experience in commercial property matters across England and Wales.

Benefit from competitive fixed fees, a free no obligation quotation and no hidden costs.

Our solicitors are very experienced having worked at the firm for an average of 18 years.

Customer service is very important to us. John Bartlett has been managing the firm for over 40 years and takes customer satisfaction very seriously.

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Contact James Edwards for a free no obligation quotation today by phone or via our contact form. James is a commercial property solicitor advising landlords and tenants on commercial leases.

James also has experience in buying and selling commercial property. He is friendly and very approachable. James works with Christopher Bartlett, who is an experienced commercial property solicitor working on large development projects.

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