James Chaplin is a real estate solicitor and advises clients on landlord and tenant matters, as well as providing advice on the sale and acquisition of land for development.

James has an excellent range of commercial property experience and provides support and advice to the firm's retail and leisure sector clients in relation to asset management and all aspects of landlord and tenant work.

He is experienced in advising both national housebuilders and providers of social housing in relation to the acquisition and disposal of property for development.

James also has experience in advising commercial clients and banks in relation to security charge matters.

Recent work
  • Advising a social housing provider in relation to the management of its commercial property stock, and assisting in the preparation of precedent documentation for the client.
  • Acting for a social housing provider in relation to £280m security charge and private placement project.
  • Acting for various social housing providers in relation to the acquisition of residential units on various schemes across the country.
Did you know

James has lived in China and still speaks some Mandarin. While in China, James had his own radio show and appeared in a Chinese advert.


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