Commercial Services

As Commercial Property Specialists, we understand that people who are in business need practical and economical ways of achieving their commercial objectives.

Advising landlords, tenants and small businesses, our Commercial Property team will work with you to help identify your objectives and provide effective solutions. We offer a down to earth, hands on approach.

Our Expertise

With four offices in Derby, Burton, Ashby and Swadlincote we cover the East Midlands and beyond, specialising in Commercial Property.

Whether it’s a one-off consultation on a specific issue or you are looking to appoint a law firm on an ongoing basis, we are here to help. We have a range of cost options (including fixed fee) which can be agreed with you on a case by case or quarterly basis. Whichever option works for you, we will provide regular updates so that you are in control of your finances.

Our Approach

In a complex and ever-changing commercial world, our aim is to work in partnership with you and your business. We give high quality clear and concise advice.

We will:

– Always give you clear costs expectation
– Offer advice in a practical and focused way
– Work on a cost-effective basis
– Work closely with and your business

Our flexible, tailored approach will provide you with proactive legal guidance for now and the future.

Tailored to Your Business

We are proud of our personal but professional approach. We take a genuine interest in you, your business and your people and we’d welcome the opportunity to meet with you ‘face-to-face’ at any of our offices or at your workplace – or via video conferencing – even at short notice.

  • Derby

  • Ashby

  • Burton

  • Swadlincote

Meet the Team

Results that speak for themselves

  • I have worked closely on behalf of clients over a number of years with Timms on commercial property transactions. I have been continually impressed with their knowledge, diligence and responsiveness all of which are important in achieving a positive conclusion and creating a happy client - Paul Rushton, Rushton & Hickman Limited
  • Working alongside Timms Solicitors is always a pleasure, their open pro active nature is refreshing and help progress deals to a swift conclusion - Graham Bancroft, BBJ Commercial
  • Thank you for guiding us so expertly through our commercial lease. Everything was explained so clearly and we really appreciate all the time and care you took to ensure we were well informed at every stage of the process. You took so much care to be thorough and accurate; it felt like you had our best interests at heart the whole time - Breathing Space Yoga
  • We have dealt with Timms commercial property team on several occasions and they have provided a considered and no-nonsense approach to transactions. It is refreshing to work alongside a team who provide sound advice to clients and want to get the deal done - Tim Richardson, FHP
  • The Timms team take the effort to understand you as a client and certainly do not take a one size fits all approach to their customers. As a charity we were so dependant on choosing the right law firm to represent us and Timms certainly protected our interests - Kevin Parkinson, CEO, First Steps ED
  • Thanks for all your help in the purchase of OAK FM. I have to say I am impressed with the professional conduct of the matter. Your speedy response to emails and calls, most importantly how quick you concluded the matter. We will most definitely be using you in the future.