Martin Black



Specialist Area: Landlord & Tenant

T. 020 7526 2010
M. 078 5036 6000

Martin Black

Martin Black is an expert in rent review and lease renewal work, in the retail sector.

His career began client-side, working as an in-house surveyor at Ladbrokes, Granada, and Woolworths. He entered private practice in 2005 by joining Hammond Phillips, where he became Director of Professional Services, before co-founding blackstanniland in 2010.

Martin has represented retailers of large retail stores including TK Maxx, Wilkinsons, Woolworths, Argos and Superdrug over the past decade.

He currently represents national retail client’s including Pret A Manger, Kuoni Travel, TK Maxx and Burger King (franchisee’s) as well as private landlord clients and property companies.

Also active in dispute resolution, Martin frequently acts as an expert witness, and regularly receives RICS appointments to act as Arbitrator and Independent Expert. Interests outside of work include being a member of his local tennis club, snowboarding and learning Brazilian portuguese.