Recruited as a trainee solicitor in 1977 following graduation from Manchester University, Geoff has over 25 years’ experience advising regional and national business clients on property issues with noted expertise in dealing with business and investment portfolios, commercial development, leisure clubs and secured lending.
He has worked in the commercial property department, specialising in the acquisition, disposal and leasing of commercial property since 1990.
Significant clients include Kebbell Development Limited; the Esh Group of companies; Armstrong Richardson & Co. Limited; Nigel Frank International Limited; Cleveland Cable Company (Holdings) Limited; Rettig (UK) Limited; Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust; Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ); Clydesdale Bank plc.
Geoff is recommenced in The Legal 500 2015 for his work in banking and finance and Real estate – Commercial property.
Geoff is secretary to the Teesside Heritage Trust.
His leisure interests include fly-fishing, classical music, literature and cycling.
Contact Geoff Skeoch, Senior Partner
DD: 01642 873740