14 Commercial Street
Richard’s work comprises the acquisition, development and subsequent sale or letting of commercial property, advising on buying and selling investment properties for companies and individuals and purchasing or leasing properties for business occupiers.
He also specialises in advising banks and commercial clients on secured lending transactions.
Richard likes to be as friendly and accessible as possible and to develop a relationship that enables him to have an overall commercial picture of each client’s business.
Having been educated in Derbyshire and at the University of Birmingham Richard has been practising commercial property since qualifying as a solicitor in 1997 and he spent his early years working for a large global firm in London.
He moved back to Yorkshire in 2002 and has been a partner since 2005.
Richard is head of the Property department and the current secretary of The Sheffield Club.
We have always found him to be extremely efficient and diligent in dealing with our property requirements, providing good commercial legal advice that’s informed and considered which enables us to conclude transactions quickly and efficiently. Richard completed our transaction with Rolls-Royce plc at the Advanced Manufacturing Park Rotherham which won awards for the Insider Yorkshire and the Insider South Yorkshire Commercial Property Deal of the Year 2012.
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