Stephen Crook


  • I have over 20 years’ experience in commercial real estate. This includes acquisitions and disposals for occupiers, investors and developers. I also have extensive experience of advising on property finance transactions.
  • I have particular expertise in tenant portfolio management, acting for both landlords and tenants. I also regularly act for public sector clients and local authorities in acquisitions, disposals and developments.

My recent experience includes:

  • Advising retail and leisure tenants such as Schuh Limited on various transactions throughout the UK.
  • Acting for Mission Mars Limited in relation to the acquisition and development of 3,000 capacity concert venue with associated bar and restaurant in central Manchester;
  • Acting for Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council in relation to the first phase of a proposed £100m redevelopment of the central business district in Chester;
  • Advising a private client in relation to the acquisition and development of a 19,100 square foot warehouse and showroom.


  • Law Society

Contact Details

0161 838 8260


'A great listener; he makes a point of really understanding an issue, gives careful consideration to a topic’ and ‘offers clear and practical advice’

Legal 500 2017

We have worked with Stephen and his colleagues for number of years. The service we have received from them has been excellent. They understand our business needs and have provided detailed yet commercial advice during a period of strong growth.

Linsay Miller Head of Real Estate, Schuh Limited

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