Alan Harlow Partner

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Contact Details

Alan provides retailers with straightforward and practical commercial property advice, ensuring that transactions complete efficiently and effectively.  

Main areas of practice

He is an experienced Commercial property and Real estate lawyer with particular emphasis on landlord and tenant work for retail clients, freehold and leasehold work for industrial and office properties, and work for national and local commercial developers.

Alan is also familiar with the tax issues that can arise in connection with the acquisition of retail property.


Using his commercial property experience Alan helps landlords and tenants in the retail sector, to acquire commercial properties

“Partner specialising in a broad range of commercial property work with emphasis on retail and development.”

Legal 500 2018


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