Richard Whiteley - Associate Solicitor

Richard Whiteley is an associate in our highly successful commercial property team.

Richard Whiteley

Richard Whiteley

Commercial Property
0114 218 4121
Office: Sheffield

Richard has been specialising in transactional property work since 2004, and is the leader of the commercial property team for our Sheffield, Rotherham and Dronfield offices.

Before joining Taylor&Emmet LLP in 2019, Richard worked for Derbyshire-based practice Ellis-Fermor & Negus, where he spear-headed the opening of their Belper branch office in 2011 and oversaw its initial growth and success.

Amongst his regular clients Richard can list:

  • One of the largest construction companies in Derbyshire
  • Several of South Yorkshire’s larger independent house-builders
  • A northern regional restaurant franchise
  • An international packaging company
  • A large regional religious charity

Richard is experienced with all areas of commercial property transactions and queries (from the smallest lock-up garage lease to the largest warehouse purchase), but a large proportion of his work relates to pension fund acquisitions, development site acquisitions and planning agreements.