Almost every business, individual and syndicate has property requirements and for some organisations, property is your core business. We service all such clients focusing on providing clear and timely commercial advice and becoming a friendly and trusted part of your team.
Our people have extensive experience of acting for landlords, investors, occupiers and banks. This means we have an ability to understand each transaction from the perspective of all parties allowing us to focus on the most effective method of negotiation to secure your aims.
We also strive to innovate in the service we offer. To achieve this we constantly review market conditions with our in-house chartered tax adviser so that we develop new structures to allow cost effective and tax efficient dealing and holding of property. In addition, we ensure an up-to-date knowledge of market activity so that we can act as dealmakers and also so that we fully appreciate the conditions in which you operate.
Landlords and Investors
“McCormicks’ practice head Heather Roberts has considerable expertise in retail, landlord and tenant, finance and development matters. Recent highlights include advising the Premier League on landlord and tenant issues relating to the extension of its facilities in its London headquarters and assisting a property investment company with a multimillion-pound purchase of a property let to two financial institutions on an investment lease. The team also has considerable private client expertise; it advised on redevelopment proposals, refinancing and land transfers for estates in Derbyshire and Cumbria encompassing 100 properties. Other clients include Yorkshire Agricultural Society and Leeds United FC.” - Legal 500
“McCormicks covers both commercial and residential property work and acts for a range of clients including owner occupiers, organisations, private individuals, charities, developers and portfolio investors. The team is headed by Heather Roberts, who advises on the full range of commercial property deals, advising high street retailers and retail schemes acting for both tenants and landlords. She has also worked with major developers, public bodies and occupiers to design, fund and deliver regeneration schemes.” - Legal 500