Allen Townsend Legal Director

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Contact Details

Allen specialises in commercial property work, with particular emphasis on landlord and tenant. He also works in the retail sector. 

Main areas of practice 

In addition, Allen advises local property companies on their property portfolios and charities on their property dealings and is experienced in lending support to the Corporate team in transactional matters.


Allen advises investors, charities and retail businesses on all their commercial property needs.

Other expertise

Notary Public: Allen has particular expertise and experience as a Notary Public having qualified in 1996. He is the only full-time solicitor in the firm who is also a Notary, so is engaged on a daily basis on a wide range of notarial matters.


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