Melanie Harrison
Commercial Property Partner

Melanie specialises in Commercial Property matters. She acts for property developers, owner-managed businesses, and high net worth individuals. Her broad range of experience covers the retail and hospitality sector, industrial units, agricultural land and mixed-use properties.

Melanie qualified as a Solicitor in 1999 at a Top 30 law firm. She has acted for blue chip companies, large public bodies and other household names holding large property portfolios. Melanie also spent several years working in-house in the financial services sector and delivers practical commercially focused advice with a friendly approach.

Legal Expertise

  • Commercial and agricultural sales and purchases
  • Business leases and renewals
  • Option Agreements
  • Overage Agreements
  • Commercial Remortgages
  • Licence for Works
  • Deeds of Variation
  • Assignments and Subleases

Recent Cases

  • Acted for a small-scale property developer on several >£1m mixed use commercial property purchases in Clifton, Bristol with finance. Listed buildings also classed as HMOs for the upper parts.
  • A leasehold purchase of an industrial unit at Aztec West in Bristol for use as a detailing and paint protection film specialist for supercars.
  • Acting for a local chef on a leasehold purchase of a high street unit in Westbury Park, Bristol subject to a change of planning use to a bakery, delicatessen, and wine shop.

Much of her time is spent taking her children to hockey matches, but she also enjoys cooking and spending time with friends.

Telephone: +44 (0)3300 24 24 20 ext 16