Joseph joined Cowling Swift & Kitchin in October 2023 as an Associate. Joseph has over 15 years of experience, qualifying as a solicitor in February 2008. Joseph read law at Leeds Metropolitan University (now known as Leeds Beckett University) and graduated in 2004 with a LLB (Hons) Law degree.

Joseph offers a full range of property services to his clients but specialises in the following areas:

  • Acting for local, regional and national developers on both residential and commercial developments. This work includes:
    • Site acquisitions whether by way of conditional sale agreements, option agreements or promotion agreements
    • Exclusivity agreements
    • Joint venture and collaboration agreements for all forms of development work.
    • Overage agreements
    • Amenity land disposals
    • Estate setup
  • Acting for local, regional and national businesses in varying sectors, with a focus on retail and manufacturing. This work includes:
    • Assisting a business’ expansion with site acquisitions, whether by a purchase or a new lease of new premises.
    • Finance agreements
    • Carrying out the necessary property work when a business needs to restructure, be it selling premises, surrendering leases or inter-company transfers within the group structure.
    • Dealing with the business’ existing portfolio of premises with lease renewals and rent reviews.
  • Residential conveyancing when required by his client base, particularly dealing with:
    • Buy to let portfolios.
    • High value and / or complicated residential property transactions.

Joseph offers a pro-active, transparent and no-nonsense approach to his work which his client base has come to trust and rely on.

Please do not hesitate to get in touch with Joseph by phone or by email (