Steve is an experienced Commercial Real Estate Partner with considerable expertise in large-scale real estate projects encompassing elements of structuring, finance, planning and procurement.
Having joined Acuity in 2005, Steve has been actively involved in the growth of the real estate team.
Steve’s clients include major local and national developers, investors with portfolio management needs, technology giants, financiers, public and third sector.
As a highly regarded commercial property lawyer, Steve regularly advises a number of well-known clients including Sony, Lloyds Banking Group, Principality Building Society, Hodge Bank, West Sussex and Wolverhampton Council, leading a team on some of the largest, highest profile property deals around the UK.
Steve is ranked as a Leading Individual in Legal 500.
Steve is ranked Band 2 by Chambers & Partners.
The Real Estate Team is ranked Band 1 in Chambers & Partners.
The Commercial Property Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.
The Construction Team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.
The Construction Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.
“Top ranked in the property market for his ‘user-friendly’ approach and for ‘analysing a multitude of interlocking issues across all disciplines’, Steve is recognised in peer journals for being ‘an excellent communicator who has a good legal brain, and explains things in a very clear manner’.”
“Stephen is very knowledgeable and knows our business.”
“Steve Morris is a star. He engages strongly with the business and has the feel of a senior employee of our company. He has strong general knowledge and is always able to recommend a person if he cannot help personally.”
“Clear concise communication underpinned by commercial awareness”