Ed Barnes


Ed is a member of the firm’s Commercial Property Team in Sevenoaks and has experience in dealing with a wide range of commercial property. He works closely with David Ashton and Oliver Bussell and provides dedicated support to clients who need guidance on landlord and tenant issues and advice on secured lending arrangements. He also works closely with the firm’s Corporate Team providing dedicated commercial property support on large merger & acquisition projects.

Ed’s clients

Ed works for landlords and tenants of commercial property who are looking to secure or negotiate lease terms. Types of property range from industrial and business park units to high street retail. He also works with national banks and lenders who provide property finance and borrowers who are looking to develop, re-mortgage or purchase property.

Experience and approach

Ed’s commercial property experience ranges from landlord and tenant transactions, buying and selling property, and property refinancing and securitisation work. His wide experience in property matters ensures that clients interests are correctly looked after and, due to his modern approach, his clients are always kept fully updated as to the position and timescales of their transaction.

Areas of expertise

  • All aspects of commercial landlord and tenant
  • Property refinancing and securitisation
  • Buying and selling commercial property
  • Commercial property support during M&A transactions

What Ed’s clients say

“Diligent and supportive.”
Focus 4 U Ltd

“There were several parts of the lease I did not understand, Ed explained all parts clearly to me.”
Perfectly Green Limited