Simon Fothergill
Local knowledge, city expertise

Simon Fothergill

Head of Property

With substantial city experience and a degree from Cambridge University, Simon joined Bright & Sons in 2013, became a partner in 2014 and is now a director of Bright & Sons Solicitors. He became managing director in 2019.

Simon qualified as a solicitor in 1986 and is experienced in all areas of commercial property work and in particular complex property transactions including options, overage arrangements, leasehold property, secured lending and development site acquisition, assembly and sale.

Simon has specialist knowledge in agricultural sales and purchases and advises on agricultural tenancy issues. He also deals with high value residential transactions including sales and purchases of central London properties and country houses and estates. His clients include blue chip companies, institutional investors, local authorities, developers, national retailers and farmers.