George Behiri

Commercial Property Solicitor

George is a solicitor in the Commercial Property team. He qualified in June 2024, having widespread exposure to various aspects of commercial property throughout his training contract, including the following:

  • option agreements and conditional contracts
  • Infrastructure agreements
  • Leases and agreements for leases
  • Purchases and sales of land for development
  • Licences and wayleaves (e.g. alterations, scaffolding, EV chargers, assignments).

George studied English and History at the University of Leicester, completed the GDL at BPP University, and then completed his LPC at the University of Law. He joined Barr Ellison Law in June 2024.

Barr Ellison Law Leading Legal 500 Firm 2024Barr Ellison Law handles a significant flow of real estate portfolio work, and commercial landlord and tenant matters. It is also active in a growing number of property development projects, and has a substantial practice advising landowners ... and acting for developers of housing, office, business and retail park projects. The practice is 'attentive, thorough, and efficient'. Associate Lucy Harrison 'impresses with what she is able to take on and provides superb service'.
Legal 500 Guide

‘In our experience and opinion Barr Ellison are the best commercial property lawyers in our area. They have always given us the highest quality advice and a feeling of being their only client, despite no doubt being very busy managing caseloads. As a charity we have had some complex and critical deals which BE have always handled calmly and achieved a successful outcome.’

Able to overcome any obstacle thrown in their way. They have the ability to make you feel comfortable asking questions when in doubt and taking time to explain.’

‘Able to handle a diverse range of commercial property requirements with ease, including multi-stakeholder promotion agreements of varying complexity. Glass half-full approach with can-do attitude.’

‘Lucy Harrison – truly impressed by what she was able to take on with two parallel transactions without dropping anything at all. A superb service.’