New appointment at Ware & Kay as it continues to expand

Yorkshire Law firm Ware & Kay has appointed Simon Ellis to its rapidly expanding Commercial Department as a Commercial Property Solicitor to be based at their Wetherby office.  His appointment is a further addition to the firm’s expertise in this sector.

Simon will advise on a wide range of commercial property matters.  This will include advising clients who wish to buy and sell commercial properties and businesses, acting for landlords and tenants in the grant or renewal of leases and assisting with transactions involving the development of land or properties.   Simon also has extensive experience in Health & Safety matters.

Originally from Stokesley, Simon arrives at Ware & Kay with over 16 years’ experience in the legal sector.  He graduated from Cardiff University and studied at Chester College of Law before qualifying as a Solicitor in 2000 and starting his career in Swansea.  With a breadth of experience across the full commercial property spectrum & Health & Safety, Simon has represented a number of high profile clients and is extremely well-regarded.

Simon Ellis said: ‘Ware & Kay has an enviable reputation in the commercial property sector.  It has a strong client base, which is growing all the time and I look forward to being a key part of the team.”


Ware & Kay’s Director, Michael Peach added: “We are delighted to welcome Simon to the team as we continue to expand.  He brings with him a wealth of experience and insight both in commercial property and Health & Safety and I am looking forward to working with him on a range of new projects for our clients.”

Ware & Kay are at the forefront of the legal market with five Directors and 90 staff with offices in York, Wetherby & Malton.  Visiting clients will get the benefit of free (or town-centre) car parking facilities, with all offices equipped with private meeting rooms.