James Chaplin

James Chaplin


James has a good range of commercial property experience having worked both in the City and in Southampton before joining Godwins. His experience to date includes :

  • landlord and tenant matters including acting for high street retailers and landlords, and more niche landlord and tenant transactions including acting for network providers and land owners concerning the installation of telecoms masts and equipment;
  • commercial and residential development, acting for landowners and developers in the granting and taking of options over land and drafting overage provisions;
  • ground rent investments which involves advising investors concerning the acquisition of freehold titles to large blocks of flats and smaller ground rent freehold investment interests ; and
  • property finance, which includes advising and reporting to banks on their security over property.

James has a personal approach and enjoys working with his clients. He also has good technical skills and enjoys finding practical solutions that help clients achieve their goals.

Since joining Godwins, James has expressed an interest in the firm’s agricultural offering and is working closely with Anna Spencer to build on his knowledge and experience in this sector.

Contact James: james.chaplin@godwins-law.co.uk

Areas of Practice: Commercial Property, Residential Conveyancing