Examples of work undertaken by DJB lawyers

  • Negotiating a favourable lease over a large warehouse for a celebrity chef.

  • Drafting and negotiating a favourable rent for an unused warehouse as part of a client's estate rationalisation process.

  • Negotiating numerous lease renewals for warehouses occupied by clients

DJB specialists

  • James Vernon-Stroud (Partner)

  • Philippa Hipwell (Partner) 

  • Sean Bulman (Partner)

Legal issues that may arise

  • Acquisition of a warehouse or buildings suitable for use as a warehouse.

  • Obtaining planning permissions to build a warehouse.

  • Drafting and negotiating construction contracts including FIDIC, NEC, IChemE, GC/ Works, JCT, ICE, RIBA and RICS.

  • Drafting and negotiating leases of a warehouse or part of a warehouse

  • Advice on environmental issues including contamination, nuisance and rights to light

  • Negotiation and drafting of overage agreements

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There are over 1,500 individual warehouse units in the UK used for storage and distribution, making up 420 million square foot of property. The retail sector makes up nearly 35% of all stock in warehouse units. Although the online retail sector currently accounts for relatively little space, this is expected to rise as shopping needs change.



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