Terry Fendt > Sherrards Solicitors LLP > St Albans, England > Lawyer Profile

Sherrards Solicitors LLP
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Work Department

Commercial property.


Partner and head of commercial property; based in Sherrards’ St Albans office, Terry has over 30 years’ experience in commercial property. He provides specialist advice in retail property work, predominantly acting for well-known, multiple-outlet ‘high street’ retailers. He also undertakes office acquisitions and disposals (including at London ‘flagship’ locations) as well as for several London property surveying agencies who continue to recommend Terry to their clients. Major clients include FoodCo UK LLP (“Muffin Break”), Menkind Stores (including Red5), Rituals Cosmetics; Chop’D Limited, Esquires Coffee House and Henley Group.


Trained Amhurst Brown Colombotti

Qualified 1989

Gold Mann & Co 1989-97

Park Nelson 1997-2000

Sherrards 2000 to date; made partner 2001.


Ilford County High Grammar School for Boys

Essex University (1986 LLB (Hons) 2(2)); College of Law (1987).

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Real estate > Commercial property: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Sherrards Solicitors LLP advises on all aspects of development work from acquisition, planning and construction to sales, lettings and management. The real estate practice specialises in several sectors including retail , hospitality and franchising. Practice head Terry Fendt has extensive experience in commercial property matters with particular expertise in the retail industry. Stephanie Kierans focuses on transactions such as acquisitions and disposals.

London > Real estate > Commercial property: corporate occupiers

With demonstrable experience in the hospitality, retail and leisure, franchising and education sectors, Sherrards Solicitors LLP – which operates from two bases in London and St Albans – handles a range of corporate occupier matters, including standalone lease renewals and regears, as well as portfolio asset management. The team’s workload also includes investment acquisitions and disposals, development agreements and financing mandates. Charles Hodder, who acts for overseas clients, particularly in Malaysia and Singapore, on investment acquisitions and leasing matters, jointly leads the practice alongside St Albans-based Terry Fendt. ‘Highly experienced and diligentIsabel Wolfe Barry handles landlord and tenant work, acquisitions and portfolio restructuring.