Property law advice for businesses and retailers
Whether you are a business tenant or owner-occupier, our commercial property lawyers in Brighton & Hove, Uckfield, Sevenoaks and Ashford work to help you manage your property interests. That ensures your documentation is as legally watertight as it can be in the state of the law as it currently stands. Clarity and effective forward planning can reduce exposure to property liabilities and help you to “red flag” the likelihood of property disputes at an early stage.
Legal advice for business tenants
Our commercial property lawyers work with a wide range of clients – large businesses, SMEs and retailers – helping to manage their property requirements in a way that supports their wider strategic objectives.
We excel in securing flexible lease terms for tenants who may be looking to expand business operations with new office or retail space as well as helping businesses who may want to relocate.
Legal advice for property owner-occupiers
Our property solicitors work with owner-occupiers helping them to buy and sell commercial property. Our expertise in managing property acquisitions and disposals includes all areas of property finance and property refinancing.
Commercial property law for businesses and retailers
- Landlord and tenant legal advice
- Property acquisitions and disposals advice
- Property disputes
- Planning and environmental law
- Commercial property for businesses considering merger or acquisition
Rix & Kay is a regional practice with notable development expertise and the ability to handle a variety of investment matters. Also equipped to advise on landlord and tenant issues. Works with a range of clients including banks, charities, developers and retailers. Noteworthy knowledge of real estate transactions in the agriculture, healthcare and hospitality sectors.
One client reports: “They are very good at keeping you informed within the market.”
David Ashton is ranked as a Notable Practitioner, “David is excellent to work with and very experienced and proactive. He provides clear, concise advice and takes a practical, commercial approach to advising clients.”
Chambers & Partners 2021
Rix & Kay’s client base stretches beyond the South East, with the firm advising on commercial property matters across the country. Examples of their work include advising commercial clients on leases, handling the financing and refinancing of properties, and assisting with property transactions. David Ashton has broad experience in the commercial property field. Richard Cripps specialises in advising developers on acquisitions, as well as working with landowners on the sale of land.