After starting his working life in banking in the City, Stephen subsequently undertook his solicitors’ training contract at a local authority, gaining experience in general planning and commercial property matters.
Stephen now advises on various commercial property matters including acquisitions and disposals, property finance and development including option agreements, conditional contracts and overage, lettings of all types of commercial property including agricultural land, and sales and purchases of small businesses such as pubs, restaurants and cafes.
Stephen is a member of the Commercial Property team, but he also heads up the Residential Property department and deals with all aspects of residential conveyancing including lease extensions, shared ownership leases and transfers of land
Stephen became a Partner at Penman Sedgwick in August 2017.
In his spare time, Stephen enjoys spending time on the river Thames with his family including his unruly but thoroughly adorable dog, Hamish.
“We have worked with Stephen Carew twice now and on both occasions he has proved to be extremely professional and highly efficient. We have already recommended him to friends and family. We have been made to feel our cases are both personal and important to the company and its representatives.“