Liverpool University LLB 1972
College of Law 1973
Year Of Admission:
- Trainee solicitor: Levinsons Walker and Lister,1975 to 1979
- Solicitor: Levinsons Walker and Lister, 1979 to 1980
- Partner: Levinsons Walker and Lister, 1980 to 1990
- Partner, Tilly Bailey & Irvine, 1991 to 2016
- Consultant, Tilly Bailey & Irvine, 2016 - Present
Experience and Expertise:
I am a Property lawyer, primarily Commercial, but also Residential, with over 40 years’ experience and during that period have been involved in virtually every type of Property transaction – you name it, I’ve done it!
Corporate Social Responsibility/Pro bono/Community Relations:
I am a Trustee of two Charities, A Hospice and a Residential Care Home and have done a large number of Pro Bono Commercial Property Transactions for local Charities over the past few years including:
2017 - Levinson works primarily on real estate financing. The practice, which acts for lender and borrower clients, recently advised Svenska Handlesbanken on a facility for a flagship retail development in Northallerton, and handled several agriculture financing matters for national banks and specialist lenders.
2016 - Martin is mentioned as a 'leading individual.'
When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Not a solicitor
Why law as a career?
Despite not wanting to be a Solicitor, it must have been in the blood – father and three uncles all solicitors
What one thing could you not live without?
Sense of humour
Hobbies and Interests
Gardening, hill walking, bridge and being a grandfather to 5 granddaughters