Our Commercial Property Team aim to inspire and assist individuals and businesses, both locally and regionally, to take on and dispose of commercial properties to advance their own vision and aspirations.

Our Commercial Property experts:

  • Offer the Attwaters’ Service Pledge
  • Offer creative, practical and commercially minded advice where we identify issues and provide clients with options and solutions
  • Are highly passionate, skilled and dedicated lawyers and paralegals, working closely together to ensure our clients receive the highest standard of service
  • Have experience in helping businesses of all sizes to successfully complete a wide range of commercial transactions
  • Strive to build strong relationships to advance our clients’ businesses and act as a trusted first point of call if our clients need advice or commercial solutions
  • Listen to our clients to understand what is important to them, and use our commercial expertise to advise on risks, explain issues and provide practical solutions to ensure that our clients are able to make the commercial decisions that best serve their business needs.

Who are our clients?

We work closely with individuals and businesses who share our passion for property, who share our vision of working with and inspiring local businesses and communities, and who share our belief that properties are an integral part of any business.

We act for:

  • Property owners (freeholders and landlords)
  • Developers
  • Business tenants
  • Investors
  • Surveyors
  • National companies
  • Charities.

We advise on:

  • Property for your business – Including advice on buying and selling commercial buildings, leasing, assigning and underletting commercial premises, whether as a landlord or tenant
  • Investment property – We act for investors in commercial property, including investment in buy-to-let, retail, office and industrial premises
  • Development property – We advise commercial property developers, funders and occupiers on all types of development projects in a range of commercial sectors
  • Commercial property matters for surveyors – we advise commercial surveyors on a number of matters, in particular heads of terms for contracts, leases and licences.

We have offices in Hertford, Ware and Loughton and can also meet with clients in Harlow and London (by appointment only). We also serve clients from across the whole region and nationally.

Why we are more than just commercial property?

In commercial property matters, the best solutions are often reached in conjunction with solicitors from other parts of the firm with expertise in matters such as:

Our Commercial Property team works closely with our colleagues in these areas so that all of our clients’ commercial property needs are met.

What have we done recently?

  • Acting for a developer on the purchase of land for the construction of a block of flats and the subsequent granting of leases for those flats
  • Acting for tenants acquiring the freehold of their building via the Right of First Refusal process
  • Acting on an option agreement and overage agreement in respect of development land
  • Acting on the purchase of a parcel of land to be used as an allotment
  • Acting for a landlord on a lease renewal to a nationwide high street retail tenant
  • Acting on a licence to occupy and store for the purposes of an infrastructure project.

Official Rankings

Ranked in Tier 3 of the Legal 500 2023

‘Attwaters Jameson Hill have provided a personable service to our business for many years, offering invaluable advice in the leasing process.’

Contact Us

Adam Perin is our Commercial Property Team Leader and can be reached on 0203 871 0049, or via email at adam.perin@attwaters.co.uk


Awards and Accolades

  • acn clinical negligence
  • acn conveyancing quality
  • acn family law
  • The Legal 500 – The Clients Guide to Law Firms
  • Best places to wok in UK
  • ERC Endorsement
  • Lexcel
  • AVMA
  • SCIL