"My interests were very well-represented. The advice on complicated legal and tactical matters was clear, to the point and easy to understand."Chambers UK, 2018
Craig Jones specialises in commercial property and has a broad range of experience advising on all aspects of real estate transactions including acquisitions and disposals of property, landlord and tenant related matters, development sites and schemes, portfolio management and secured lending/property finance.
Craig assists and advises a wide variety of clients including property investors and traders (both UK based and overseas), retailers, asset managers, offshore funds, developers, retailers and lenders (institutional and private).
Outside of work Craig is a keen sportsman.
- Advised on the purchase of a multi let business estate in South West London for a private fund backed property investor/trader for the purposes of developing a mixed purpose scheme;
- Advised on various lettings of a commercial building in W1 on behalf of an offshore investment fund;
- Acted on behalf of institutional lenders and short term finance providers in relation to acquisition and development finance;
- Advised on the multi-million pound refinance of a portfolio of residential properties on behalf of an overseas property investor; and
- Advised on the acquisition of an office block for the purpose of redeveloping the building into 45 studio flats pursuant to permitted development rights, together with advising on and attending to the subsequent section 106 agreement, substation lease and way leave agreements.
- 2017 – Present: Senior Associate, Memery Crystal
- 2016 – 2017: Associate, Memery Crystal
- 2014 – 2016: Associate Solicitor, Philip Ross Solicitors
- 2012 – 2014: Solicitor, Barlow Robbins LLP
- 2009 – 2012: Trainee Solicitor and Solicitor, Morgan LaRoche Solicitors