Jo Counter returned to Coodes in 2022, to work within the Commercial Property department having previously worked at Coodes for a number of years.

Jo has over 10 years’ experience in the Commercial Property sector, both within the legal profession working alongside a Partner and latterly in Commercial Management / Agency.


Jo has experience in dealing with both freehold and leasehold property matters which includes dealing with New Build developments and Commercial Landlord and Tenant matters.

Notable Commercial Property cases

  • New Build Developments

    Assisting in the sale of a number of plots as part of a large development project. Assisting with Land Registry requirements in releasing previous charge against land, exchanging contracts, dealing with completion and lender requirements.

  • New Build Developments

    Assisting with acting for a developer in the setup of a development site with 6 units. Advising client in initial setup phase to include advice on creation of a Management Company, pre-approval of site plans by the Land Registry, advice on shared facilities and rights of access and services required by each property.

  • New Build Developments

    Acting for seller in a sale of plot of land in Tavistock by auction, dealing with due diligence, auction requirements, raising searches, preparing auction pack, drafting transfer and contract and dealing with completion requirements.

  • Purchase of Freehold Property

    Acting for purchasers of a Community Orchard in Callington by auction. Dealing with due diligence, raising enquiries, reviewing title, drafting transfer and dealing with completion requirements.

  • Sale of Freehold Property

    Acting for Sellers of a commercial shop in Bugle being sold for residential development. Drafting sale contract and dealing with enquiries raised, completing matter through to exchange and completion.

  • Sale of Freehold Rural Land

    Acting for a Seller in the sale of 49 acres of agricultural land being sold in two plots. Dealing with standard agricultural property enquiries, redemption of mortgage, drafting contract and assisting with surveyor for plans being prepared.

  • Re-finances

    Dealing with a refinance on a former chapel. Dealing with enquiries raised by the lender.

Client Testimonials

Just want to say thank you for all your hard work. We really appreciate all that you've done for us and thank you that you've made it so easy for us to contact you at any time with our queries. We will definitely contact you again in the future if any help is needed.


Thank you and the other Jo for all, you've done very efficient, very happy with it and thank you very much.


Coodes are best law firm ever and the two Jos have been amazing.


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