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Commercial Conveyancing

Dealing with the purchase or leasing of commercial properties

Commercial Conveyancing

Commercial Conveyancing relates to the purchase or leasing of properties such as offices, shops, public houses and factories. Employing a specialist in this sector will ensure you get the best price for the new office your business needs. JBGass has been open for over a century and our expertise has helped countless businesses through the entire Conveyancing process to secure the properties that best suit their needs.

What is Commercial Conveyancing?

Dealing with the purchase or leasing of commercial properties, those who specialise in Conveyancing know the importance of hiring a specialist solicitor as the process is more complex than other areas of Conveyancing. By hiring a professional you can expect bespoke assistance when it comes to dealing with lease agreements or planning permissions, allowing the exchange of property to continue smoothly.

Why JBGass?

We have the knowledge to handle the whole Commercial Conveyancing process including drafting up the associated legal documents. As an established law firm, we understand the worries you may have when it comes to purchasing a new property for your business, which is why we offer professional advice so you can be confident with the process.

The Commercial Conveyancing process itself is complicated, but at JBGass our knowledge of the legalities is always the best it can be to ensure the time-consuming process is handled without error.

For further information about Commercial Conveyancing please see our eBook.

Commercial Conveyancing Case Studies

JBGass have assisted a variety of businesses with commercial conveyancing projects. Case studies are presented here to demonstrate our approach to each project.

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Greenhalgh Kerr

Operating since 2000, Greenhalgh Solicitors specialise in dispute resolution including debt recovery, local authority debt collection, commercial litigation and corporate recovery and insolvency. JBGass assisted in their move to new premises.

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Werneth Developments

In 2012, a development company called Werneth Developments sourced the land and buildings at the parish of St Stephen’s Church, for a proposed 25-35 unit residential new build and conversion project. The St Stephen’s site is located in Hyde, Greater Manchester. It comprises a church building, surrounding land within the church boundary wall, and additional adjoining green field land to the south.

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Herbprime are a top UK and EU Chinese herbal medicine supplier, whose products include granules, acupuncture needles and accessories. Herbprime commenced its business in 2006 as sole distributor of Sun Ten Pharmaceuticals from Taiwan and has continued to grow successfully.

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Platform 81

Platform81 is a marketing agency specialising in strategic marketing, graphic design & website design for small to medium-sized businesses across the North West and West Midlands. Due to further expansion and recruitment plans, it was decided that the company would need to move from its previous home at Broadstone Mill. They came to JBGass for assistance with transferring and terminating an existing lease.

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Latitude Law

Latitude Law offer expert immigration advice and legal representation, changing the lives of their clients by assisting with refugees and human rights, joining family in the UK, business services, applications for work visas, citizenship registration, deportation appeals and more.

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Mother Juice

The aim of MOTHER is to bring accessible, organic plant-based food in a great environment that is eco-conscious yet stylish. Based in Hackney wick, the MOTHER cafe and the passion the business has in what they are trying to achieve is garnering a lot of attention for this burgeoning brand.

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Maguire Family Law

Maguire Family Law is a niche Family Law Practice with offices in Wilmslow, Knutsford, Stockton Heath and Manchester set up by James Maguire in 2010. James is a leading expert in Family and International Family Law. James worked for two leading city centre firms before establishing his own boutique practice. The Wilmslow office has successfully grown to 13 team members with a smaller team of 2 now based in Knutsford.

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Heaton Hops

Heaton Hops is an award-winning tap house and bottle shop based in Heaton Chapel, Stockport. They specialise in keg and cask ales, real ciders and fine wines. They came to JBGass due to needing help with occupation of premises within a defined timescale. Their case was successful and Heaton Hops were so pleased that they’re already planning on using them again.

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Henderson Homes

Henderson Homes is a family owned and run homebuilder specialising in high quality, energy efficient new build homes in desirable towns and villages across South Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside. The business was established in Merseyside in 1953 and applies over six decades of homebuilding expertise to the creation of award winning homes that meet the modern day living requirements of today’s purchasers.

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Kept us well informed at every stage

JBGass took the stress out of the leasing process. They kept us well informed at every stage and progressed matters quickly and with great satisfaction.
Ensuring we left our previous space in a suitable & timely manner was essential. The suitability & timing of their advice allowed this to occur & we are very glad we made the move, something which is always daunting.

We're in safe hands

JBGass were fantastic to deal with and they gave us peace of mind that everything was taken care off. Having also worked with JBGass on a personal level, I knew the business was in safe hands.

Commercial Conveyancing Solicitors

Employee Profiles Luke Hewitt

Luke Hewitt

  • Solicitor & Director

Luke joined JBGass in 2010 before completing his GDL, LPC & formal training contract. He became a company Director in October 2019.

Luke has experience across the property spectrum but specialises in commercial property. He acts for developers in residential & commercial land acquisitions which includes the resulting disposals including plot sales. He also acts for Landlords & Tenants in regards to commercial Leases, as well as associated company work.

Outside of work, Luke enjoys eating burgers, drinking milkshakes, playing football, wearing his parka and listening to anything involving a Gallagher. He is also a disenfranchised Manchester United supporter.

Jayne Jayne

Jayne Blackburn

  • Legal Secretary

Jayne joined in April 2021 from a Regional firm based in Manchester City Centre following 31 years working in Corporate Finance & Private Equity.

Jayne started her legal career as an Office Junior in Corporate working her way up to providing secretarial support to Heads of Department in various international practices and, more recently, Head of Office.

In a previous practice, she has also held the role of Team Co-Ordinator, managing three teams of PA’s and being the first point of contact for each of those teams.

Outside of work, Jayne enjoys horse riding and has taken part in local dressage competitions with her horse, Star.

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