Piers Woods > Tees Law > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

Tees Law

Work Department

Commercial Property



Piers has expertise in a broad range of transactional commercial property work.  His experience includes acting for landowners, trustees and charity trustees, developers and investors in relation to sales and acquisitions, strategic land transactions and development agreements, diversification and estate management work; multinational, national and SME public and private companies in connection with corporate transactions; property investors in relation to portfolio transactions, acquisitions and disposals, portfolio management, finance and refinance work; landlords and tenants in relation to new leases, assignments, renewals and leasehold management matters.


Paralegal, Cripps Harries Hall LLP, 2006-2007; Trainee Solicitor, Cripps LLP, 2008-2010; Solicitor, Cripps LLP, 2010- 2017; Associate Solicitor, Banks Kelly Solicitors, 2017-2018; Associate, Brachers LLP, 2018-2020; Associate, Tees Law, 2020-present


BSc (Hons) Chemistry, Durham University, 2001-2004; Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School, 2004-2005; LPC, Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, 2007-2008


Beyond work Piers enjoys the natural world and being outdoors, particularly hill walking and playing cricket, as well as choral music.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Real estate > Commercial property: Cambridge

Tees Law is ‘thoroughly professional outfit in all aspects‘, and in 2022 the firm handled numerous strategic promotion and hybrid agreements, not only in the Eastern region, but also further afield. The practice is led from Saffron Walden,  Senior associate Alex Waples ‘has a keen eye for detail‘ and is notable for acquisitions and disposals of agricultural land, as well as renewable energy developments. Associate Piers Woods is praised for development agreements, site acquisitions and financing, infrastructure project work and utility easements.