Malachy McGill > Sills & Betteridge LLP > Lincoln, England > Lawyer Profile

Sills & Betteridge LLP
Aquis House
18 – 28 Clasketgate

Work Department

Commercial property.


Malachy specialises in Commercial Property and advises investors, developers, business owners and both commercial landlords and tenants on a wide range of Commercial Property matters of all sizes and types.

These include sales and purchases, leases, landlord and tenant issues, financing/re-financing, options, overage, environmental considerations, design and build projects, planning obligations and even licensing issues. Malachy also assists the Commercial Department of Sills & Betteridge in substantial corporate sales and acquisitions providing property advice.

In respect of leasehold matters, Malachy acts for both landlords and tenants and can advise on such matters as rent reviews, security of tenure, alienation, terminations, renewals and dilapidations.


Loreto College, Coleraine; Queens University, Belfast (1999 LLB Law 1999).


Watching Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane, playing six a side football in a firm team and reading both fiction and non-fiction (historical and political books mainly). An active member of the Lincoln Minster Round Table being Chairman 2015-16

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Real estate > Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Sills & Betteridge LLP, which has offices across Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire, advises a broad range of clients including developers, SMEs, charities and private individuals on all areas of commercial property. Malachy McGill leads the team from Lincoln, and often works alongside the corporate team to advise on the real estate elements of business transactions. Former senior partner Andrew Payne retired from the partnership in May 2020, though remains as a consultant.