Martin Levinson
  • Martin Levinson

  • Non-practising Consultant


Liverpool University LLB  1972

Legal Qualifications:

College of Law 1973

Year Of Admission:


Career History:

  • 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:

CQS only 

Professional Memberships/Directorship;

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:

Legal 500:

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