SIMON STEPHENSON’S ROLE
Simon is a Solicitor based at our Burnley Bank Parade office and specialises in both Commercial and Residential Property. Simon has a specific interest in commercial leases, financing and securitisation and in the acquisition and subsequent disposal of both commercial and residential redevelopments. Simon has advised on large-scale disposals and pension fund property dealings as well as advising high net-worth individuals on commercial and personal property interests. He has also previously advised the Public Sector on their joint venture Commercial Property dealings with the Private Sector and also with Central Government.
Simon qualified as a Solicitor in 2000 after graduating from the University of Central Lancashire and completing his Legal Practice Course at the College of Law, Chester. Simon has worked at several multinational Law Firms in Manchester and Leeds and practised widely across the North West. Additionally, Simon also has significant experience in advising Public and Third Sector clients, having worked for two Local Authorities and their respective trading companies.
Outside of work, Simon enjoys following the fortunes of Burnley FC where he has held a season ticket for many years, spending time with his family, supporting live music and travelling across the UK and beyond whenever possible.