Commercial Property Solicitor advising on complex property transactions
Harj joined the ORJ law firm in 2004 and has over 14 years’ experience in commercial property matters. Having worked at international law firms Addleshaw Booth and Co. (now Addleshaw Goddard) in Leeds and Irwin Mitchell Solicitors in Sheffield, Harj has a wealth of experience in dealing with complex property transactions.
As a specialist commercial property solicitor, Harj has dealt with substantial commercial and residential developments, the acquisition and sale of commercial premises, refinancing and landlord and tenant contracts and dispute resolution.
Having completed his Masters Degree in Environmental Law and Policy at Keele University, Harj also deals with planning and environmental issues and has substantial experience in dealing with new mixed developments involving A3 and A5 planning uses, commercial leases, agreement for leases, collateral warranties and various licences.
Harj also provides assistance to the corporate department advising on the property aspects of commercial sale and purchase agreements.
He has personally overseen complex purchasing deals, including the procurement of brownfield land affected by environmental contamination for development into residential plots. Other notable deals made by Harj include acquiring farm land for the construction of marinas and the subsequent multi million pound sale of the project.
Harj has a wide range of experience in dealing with mixed use developments, comprising of both residential and business leases. Such expertise was used in the sale of offices blocks subject to overage in Birmingham, which were ultimately used to construct a major supermarket.
At home, Harj is kept busy with his four children (including a set of twins). When he gets the chance he likes to relax with football – though it’s more a case of watching than playing these days! Harj is also a green thumb and has the best kept garden at ORJ.
All our specialist commercial and corporate law solicitors at ORJ law firm provide professional, practical and clear advice. ORJ Solicitors are rated Tier 1 for commercial litigation services by The Legal 500. If you require advice from a specialist commercial property solicitor, get in touch with ORJ Solicitors, Stafford and we can discuss how we can advise you and your business.