Simon Cooke


Simon Cooke joined mfg in January 2006 when his previous firm Simon Bishop & Partners was acquired by mfg. He is a Partner in the Commercial Property Division.

Areas of expertise:

Simon has broad commercial property experience of all types of commercial property transactions.  In particular, Simon is retained by a number of substantial local landlords and investor clients with mixed commercial and residential portfolios dealing with acquisitions, re-financing, disposals and lettings.  Simon also acts for a number of strong local companies dealing with their tenant property needs.

Simon specialises in residential development projects from site acquisition through to plot sale disposals.  He provides his house builder clients with guidance on all legal aspects of acquisition, site assembly, development finance and legal structures.  Simon is assisted by two plot sales assistants.


"Simon and team successfully completed commercial sale transactions. Kept me informed throughout and effectively managed buyer side legal teams. Price competitive too."

"Katie Faulkner and Simon Cook are excellent at the job. Katie never leaves a stone unturned. Well done to both."

"Absolutely excellent service even when things got tricky."

"Excellent service and friendly staff over the last 20 years."

"Very well handled conveyancing. Very professional and personable service by Simon Cooke and Katie Faulkner who were proactive and kept us informed through out the whole process."