Martin Whitworth

Martin Whitworth

Commercial Property Partner

Practice Areas

I specialise in Commercial Property which covers:


In 1980 I obtained my Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Queen Mary College, London University.  I have been practicing Law since I qualified and have had 16 years experience in City Law firms specialising in Commercial Property.  I joined Gotelee Solicitors in 2000 and continue to specialise in Commercial Property.

Over 30 years knowledge and experience in Commercial Property means I am able to offer sound commercial and practical legal advice to Property Stakeholders who look to acquire, develop or sell property in the UK and overseas.

Industry sectors

If you are a Commercial Property Developer, Land Owner or a Lender I can help you for a fixed fee.

Other information

Trustee of Ipswich Furniture Project

The Legal 500 which is an impartial view on legal service providers says (2015): Gotelee Solicitors is ‘top class for business acumen and advice. Martin Whitworth is head and shoulders above many other firms’.

The 2014 edition commented that “Martin Whitworth’s expertise is ‘always impressive, with honest assessments of risk and how clients can protect themselves’” and is “highly recommended”.

‘As my business continues to grow I have relied more and more on Martin’s services.   He is my first point of contact on all our property dealings and his responsiveness has always impressed me.  It is both his practical and professional approach that always ensures everything runs smoothly’.
Stephen Basey-Fisher, MD Century Logistics Ltd

Outside work I am a Guardian of The Foyer, which offers accommodation, training and support for young Ipswich people aged 16-25 who are in housing need.

I am a member of Ipswich Golf Club and play off an 18 handicap.

If I can help you please drop me an email or give me a call and I can give you a fixed fee.

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"Approachable, very efficient, always willing to take my calls and update me."

- SH

"I have used Tracey Laflin at Gotelee on a number of occasions and in my opinion, she is simply the most efficient conveyancing solicitor I have ever worked with. From the outset, she took the time to understand my specific business requirements and to date, she has exceeded all of my expectations."

- Dale Fiddy - Portobello Developments Ltd

"I don't think this house sale would have pulled together without Jo's determination and expertise. Excellent!"

- MT

"We found Rachel Dawson outstanding, polite, professional and caring."


"I would like to say thank you for your help, support and guidance over the last two and a half years. Obviously should I need further assistance in the future I shall not hesitate to call you guys."


"Domini was very fast and efficient in carrying out her work for me - she was also very good at explaining things to me"


"The ease that we could access and speak to Pat Smith - Thank you"


"Prompt, helpful, polite and very professional service"


"“ This is the second time we have used Tracey for the conveyancing to buy our new home. She is always completely approachable, she has helped us along the way with advice and useful tips that has helped lessen the stress. We have complete confidence in her and would not hesitate to recommend her to our friends and family”.  - Peter Dawes, Cater Dawes Financial Planning "


"Jade Shelton was absolutely fantastic!! Professional and proactive at all times."

- JH

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