Guest Walker & Co solicitors appoint new commercial property specialist
York-based solicitors Guest Walker & Co have recently appointed commercial property specialist Steven Berry to work with clients requiring legal advice on all aspects of property development, acquisitions, disposals and lettings.
Steven has over 20 years’ experience in commercial property law and has acted for an extensive range of clients – including national house builders, retirement care providers, national retailers, private developers, the education sector and third sector developers and occupiers.
Following his initial training in South Devon, Steven has worked in Liverpool, Leeds and Hull, and spent some time working in the voluntary sector both in the UK and Germany.
At Guest Walker & Co, Steven is already working on projects with developers and landowners, plus advising on a range of asset management and retail schemes.
Commenting on his new role, Steven said: “I am delighted to be joining Guest Walker & Co and becoming part of their Commercial Property team. They have a terrific reputation for their professional and friendly approach and I am looking forward to being part of the development of their commercial property service and working in the York business community.”
John Walker, Senior Partner at Guest Walker & Co and Head of the Commercial Property team said: “We are thrilled to have someone of Steven’s calibre at Guest Walker & Co to help us develop our commercial service to clients. He has a very strong background in dealing with both private and public sector clients and is a great addition to our team.”