Merissa Galley


Commercial Property

Merissa is a solicitor in Shulmans’ nationally-respected Real Estate team.

Merissa has considerable experience acting for both landlords and tenants nationwide on the lettings of offices, retail and industrial units. She has also led and managed property finance transactions on behalf of institutional lenders, companies and private individuals.

She also works closely alongside our corporate team, providing specialist property support on the acquisition and sale of companies and is particularly knowledgeable in dealing with the property aspects of the acquisition and sale of pharmacies.

Working alongside Kate Johnson (who has considerable experience in the development and funding of a wide range of mixed-use schemes) and Kathryn Wood (who provides specialist advice to a number of national and regional house builders), Merissa has gained significant knowledge and expertise in acting for developers of commercial and mixed-use developments and acting for housebuilders acquiring land for residential development across the country.

Merissa has recently acted for MOTIONrehab, recognised experts in the field of Neurological Rehabilitation, in respect of its letting of a commercial unit in Leeds and which is the UK’s first Intensive Neurological Rehabilitation Centre.

Clients value Merissa’s ability to deal with matters quickly and she has been praised for being “extremely efficient and highly professional”.

Commercial Property - Meet the Team

Services for the acquisition, disposal, management and development of commercial real estate

Simon Jackson


Head of Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7721

Edwina Hewson


Property Finance

Direct Line +44 (0)113 207 0187

Andrew Latchmore


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8067

Dawn Carlisle


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 8957

Kieran Wilkinson


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 297 7730

Kate Johnson


Commercial Property

Direct Line +44 (0)113 288 2843