David Michaels

David is a Consultant in our Commercial Property team, and he has worked in the commercial property sector for 34 years.

David is an expert in commercial and residential property transactions for UK and off-shore companies, including property finance, commercial and residential development projects, building construction, landlord and tenant issues, planning, licensing, housing associations, and selling/buying companies whose only major asset is real estate.

David is also renowned as a specialist in acting for dental practices.

David acts for a five-star central London Hotel, one of the largest property developers in Northern Ireland and various large-scale commercial property landlords.

David is known for working to tight time constraints and works well under pressure.  David has a no-nonsense and straightforward approach to the work in hand, combined with a friendly and amiable personality.

Key Experience:

  • Multi-million pound re-mortgage transactions.
  • Multi-million pound commercial property portfolio purchases and sales.
  • Hotel, restaurant and pub property transactions.

Career History:
2011: Consultant, Blaser Mills
1986–2006: Partner and Head of Property, Simons Muirhead & Burton
1980: LLB law degree, LSE

We have worked with David Michaels since our 5-star hotel’s opening in 1998.  David is an exceptional lawyer and his wealth of experience enables him to provide thoughtful and straightforward advice regarding a broad range of legal issues.  David responds quickly and with good judgement on every occasion.  We continue to be impressed with his work and we greatly value his integrity and long-standing contribution to our business.