Retail and Fashion

Various departments across OGR Stock Denton specialise in supporting businesses in the retail and fashion sectors.

Our team can assist with brand and design disputes, as well as help retailers to get to grips with corporate transactions and complex employment law matters.

Our real estate team can advise on a wide range of property related matters for developers and commercial entities. Our lawyers have the breadth of knowledge needed to deal with specific challenges relating to transactions in this industry and work closely alongside those we represent to finalise matters as efficiently as possible.

We advise on complex and large scale property transactions, including acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, property development and funding work.

Experience you can rely on:

Our retail property team have collectively over 25 years property law experience specialising in representing landlords and tenants in all aspects of retail acquisitions [inc office relocation & store portfolio roll out], disposals, investment, development and asset management both nationally and regionally. Our market knowledge combined with our experience ensures our clients obtain the best deal possible.

Integral part of the team for Sun European Partners in their purchase of Bonmarche which has stores in over 240 locations worldwide.

Acted for the multinational brand Aesop for 10 years (20 stores in the UK) and continue to assist on acquisitions within the UK.

Sole UK property law firm for longstanding client Blue Inc which has over 150 stores throughout the UK and Ireland.

Acted for Self Service and Aesop in securing commercial premises at the newly built shopping street in Kings Cross – Coal Drops Yard.

Assisted in fibre optic rollout for retailer TX Maxx

Our team has built a strong track record having successfully negotiated against all the major landlords – Land Securities, Hammerson, British Land – in all the major schemes – Westfield London, Brent Cross, Bluewater, Bullring, Trafford Centre etc.

We specialise in advising retailers and fashion businesses that have invested in residential and commercial property, particularly in instances where these assets are held in company structures.

Our quick and commercial approach seeks to bypass several obstacles to the start of rental income/the reduction of rates liabilities and ensure that important points such as security of tenure remain in place.