Ian has considerable experience in all aspects of commercial property law work including the acquisition, letting and disposal of commercial properties for owners, occupiers and investors, advising on the management of investment portfolios and lending secured on properties and is accustomed to dealing with major acquisitions and disposals.His clients include a variety of residential developers. He also advises charities on property matters and deals with disposals and acquisitions of small businesses involving commercial premises. Ian qualified as a solicitor in 1985. He has a degree in Law from the University of Liverpool and completed the Part 2 Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Chester.
"The team at Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors 'have a vast depth of knowledge and experience' particularly in leaseholds for landlord and tenant in the industrial, retail and office sectors. The practice also regularly advises developers and landowners on sales, acquisitions and land developments. The 'well integrated team' also have the ability to draw upon advisers experienced in planning law and litigation. Ian Graham has a 'has a wealth of knowledge' in commercial acquisitions, disposals and lettings". Legal 500 - 2020 Edition
"Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors acted for timber, building and fencing supplier Lawsons in respect of the sale of one of the client’s depots for development as a student accommodation site, as well as advising Just Eat on its London and Bristol property leases. Other clients of note for the practice include Country Estates and Darcliffe Homes. Ian Graham heads the department". Legal 500 - 2018/19 Edition
“At Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors practice head Ian Graham is noted”. Legal 500 – 2017 Edition
“Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors advised Longacres Garden Center on the £2m purchase of a freehold property, and acted for Secured Lending on its £5m loan to facilitate residential development properties. Practice head Ian Graham is recommended alongside Tim Read and Chris Baggs.” Legal 500 – 2016 Edition
“Ian Graham’s group at Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors is ‘consistently excellent’” Legal 500 – 2015 Edition
“Team head Ian Graham, Chris Baggs and Tim Read are the key contacts at Clifton Ingram LLP. Recent matters include advising Holme Grange Ltd on its sale of a £3.1m site near Wokingham.”Legal 500 – 2014 Edition
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