High Street Rental Auctions & What This Means for Your Property

High Street Rental Auctions & What This Means for Your Property

The Levelling Up and Regeneration Act, which received Royal Assent on October 26, 2023, has introduced a crucial amendment for commercial property owners: High Street Rental Auctions. This new authority gives local authorities the power to compel the rental of persistently vacant commercial properties to new tenants, such as local businesses or community groups. Expected…

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Exhibition Company Vertex Double Operations with Help from Thursfields

Exhibition stand Company Vertex Doubles Operations with Help from Thursfields

Vertex, a renowned manufacturer of exhibition displays, has successfully expanded its operations in Redditch’s Park Farm Industrial Estate, nearly doubling its size within a year of relocating to a larger facility. The company’s impressive growth is attributed to its recent rebranding efforts and increased workload. Thursfields played a crucial role in facilitating Vertex’s expansion by…

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Thursfields has advised MTM Engineering on its acquisition of TA Ronan, a leading provider of cable installation and termination services in the UK.

MTM was founded in 1997 and, in its 27 year history, has expanded rapidly, both organically and through acquisition. In 2022, Waterland Private Equity completed the acquisition of a majority stake in the MTM group. TA Ronan was established in 1949 and is headquartered in London, with a nationwide presence. TA Ronan delivers high, medium…

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Thursfields expands Commercial Real Estate and Property Litigation teams

Leading full service regional law firm, Thursfields, has recruited a highly regarded team of Commercial Real Estate and Property Litigation specialists into its Solihull office from Peterborough-headquartered Buckles Solicitors. This is a significant strategic expansion for Thursfields, boosting its well-established Commercial Real Estate and Litigation offerings.  Thursfields already has a Solihull office and the new…

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The Benefits of a Comprehensive Business Plan when Selling Your Business

Comprehensive business plan for selling your business

Preparing to sell your business involves understanding its value, defining your objectives, organising finances and paperwork, refining employment contracts, and considering tax efficiencies. It can be a lengthy, involved process that requires thorough planning, but Thursfields can assist. We help business owners prepare their companies for sale by offering advice on developing an exit strategy,…

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Thursfields once again highly commended in the latest Legal 500 publication.

Legal 500 - Shane Miller, Nadia Davis, Gareth Burge, Philip Rea

Thursfields’ Family Law Team has maintained its Tier 1 ranking in the Legal 500 and is the only West Midlands-based firm with three Directors, Nadia Davis, Shane Miller and Philip Rea recognised as Leading Individuals in Family Law. Philip Rea, described as a ‘Titan of the Midlands’ and Shane Miller, Head of Family, are recognised…

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Thursfields advises on Severn Gorge Park Homes Limited’ latest acquisition

Tim Edwards, Tony Gibb

Corporate and commercial property lawyers at Thursfields Solicitors have helped a West Midlands holiday park owner add another multi-million pound asset to its portfolio. Bridgnorth-based Severn Gorge Park Homes Ltd has acquired the 150 pitch holiday park Rhea Hall Caravan Park at Highley, near Bridgnorth, for an undisclosed sum. Thursfields directors Tony Gibb and Tim…

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Thursfields targets MIPIM as real estate team continues to grow

Thursfields targets MIPIM

Heavyweight regional law firm Thursfields Solicitors is sending a delegation of three senior lawyers to MIPIM, the world’s leading real estate conference which runs in Cannes, France, from 14-17 March. Thursfields’ chairman Nick O’Hara will be joined by Tony Gibb, head of the firm’s Commercial Real Estate team, and fellow director Rob Pettigrew. They will…

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Midlands office furniture specialist creates 30 new jobs in expansion helped by Thursfields

Midlands office furniture specialists - blog image

Surging exports as far afield as Australia have seen a Midlands office furniture specialist take on 30 staff and expand into new premises, assisted by Thursfields Solicitors. JDD Furniture Ltd, which designs and manufactures its own products, was founded by Walsall schoolfriends James Mercy and Joe Duffell in 2009. It had already quadrupled its staff…

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Black Country firm’s expansion has resulted in £2.6 million property purchase in North Yorkshire

Black Country firm expansion - warehouse shot

An expanding Black Country company which owns various specialist businesses has purchased a North Yorkshire warehouse for £2.6 million in a deal advised by legal experts at Thursfields Solicitors. HBI Investment Ltd, based in Halesowen, has bought the 50,000 sq ft property on the Gatherley Road Industrial Estate in Brompton on Swale, near Richmond. HBI…

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