Areas of Practice
  • Bristol Polytechnic, L.L.B., 1992
  • Solicitor, England & Wales

Matthew Farmer

5 Aldermanbury Square
London, EC2V 7HR
TEL: +44 20 7367 8000
FAX: +44 20 7367 8001

Matthew is a partner in Steptoe's London office and a member of the Property Group. Matthew has extensive experience in a broad range of property work. He acts on large-scale development projects and deals with all aspects of these transactions from the initial structure, through acquisition, planning and s106 issues, construction, finance, letting and subsequent disposals.

Matthew also acts on acquisitions for international investors and for tenants on major office lettings.

Matthew is instructed by a number of large UK and US Fortune 200 landowners on the management of their property portfolios and also handles property aspects of corporate transactions.

His experience encompasses residential development, retail shed development, city centre regeneration, business parks, leisure schemes, hotels, city centre offices and supermarkets.


  • Recommended Individual - Commercial Property - Legal 500 UK (2017)
  • Listed as a Leading Individual under Real Estate in Chambers UK (2012 - 2018)
  • Listed under Commercial Property in UK Legal Experts (2011)

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