Paul Carpenter


Paul is a Partner in the Commercial Property Department with over 14 years’ post qualified experience as a solicitor.

Specialising in commercial property and development matters Paul has significant knowledge and expertise in these areas. Paul acts for many developers, house-builders and landowners and has acquired a reputation as one of the leading commercial property and development solicitors in the region. Clients appreciate the straight forward, clear advice which is given and Paul’s pro-active approach to completing transactions with the minimum of stress.

Professional Summary
– Commercial property lettings, sales and acquisitions
– Commercial property financing
– Acquisition of development sites
– Promotion Agreements
– Option Agreements
– Agricultural land
– Country Homes

Personal Summary
– Football
– Golf
– Reading
– Watching pretty much any sport
– Spending time with family

Case Studies
Paul recently acted for a developer purchasing land for residential development which was subject to a restrictive covenant which limited the density of development to a single residential dwelling. Having investigated the titles and the history of the adjoining properties Paul was able to establish that the covenant had already been breached on several occasions by adjoining properties and that the likelihood of a claim was sufficiently slim for the risk to be covered by insurance. This then enabled the developer to proceed with the acquisition of the site and to obtain planning permission for numerous dwellings.

T: 01702 352511