Martin was admitted as a solicitor over 30 years ago and has focused in that time mainly on commercial and residential property work.
His expertise centres on commercial property and business transactions including dealing with public houses, restaurants, industrial units, hotels, kennels and catteries, wine bars and nursing homes as well as the acquisition and sale of farmland, applications to remove agricultural conditions on farm property and commercial mortgages.
His residential experience includes freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, new build home sale and purchase, transfers of equity, matrimonial transfers, re-mortgages, equity release, declarations of trust, lease variation and extension, rights of easement and enfranchisement.
Martin has been married for more than 25 years to Serena and they have two grown up sons. He attends his local church and has a keen interest in cycling, sailing and walking.
Martin's clients say of him:
"A huge thank you to Martin Smith for all the work he put in to ensure that we completed on time"
Heringtons is the trading name of Heringtons LLP which is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (registered number OC374843) and which is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (registered number 569513). Registered office: Bank Chambers, High Street, Rye. TN31 7JR We use the word “partner” to refer to a member of the LLP and our use of that word does not imply any legal obligation beyond that of a member of the LLP. We use the word “lawyer” to refer to any person providing legal services whether or not he or she is a qualified professional. Our professional indemnity insurers are AmTrust Europe Limited of No 2, Minster Court, Mincing Lane, London EC3R 7BB and the territorial cover of that insurance is worldwide