Stephen Swift – Commercial Department
Stephen Swift is a Partner in the Commercial Property Department based at Sleaford.
Stephen qualified as a solicitor in 1982 and joined the firm of Godsons in 1985 becoming a Partner in 1986. He joined the firm of Sills & Betteridge as a Partner in the Corporate & Commercial team following the merger with Godsons in October 2010.
Stephen’s portfolio includes a wide range of both agricultural and commercial clients and he has acted in substantial freehold and leasehold property transactions in excess of £5million, both locally and nationally. His portfolio of clients includes many landed estates whom he advises in relation to succession planning, tax and their properties. He also acts for large property investment companies in their purchase of shopping centres and general dealings in their commercial property portfolios. For many years Stephen has been, and still remains, a clerk to the Foundation of a local grammar school and also a Governor of a local primary school.