John McAuliffe

Partner & Team Leader


John is Team Leader of the Residential Property Team in our Tonbridge office and supervises the lawyers within that team.

John joined Warners in 1999 as a qualified solicitor and spent his first 5 years in Warners commercial property team. John became the head of the residential property team in Tonbridge in 2005. He became a salaried partner in 2007 and an owner partner in 2011.

John advises individual clients on all aspects of residential property including freeholds, leaseholds and new builds. John has acted (and continues to act) for several high net worth clients in high value and complex transactions, both locally, and further afield (including London).

If John is unavailable please contact:


  • Negotiated lease extensions
  • Development unit acquisitions
  • High value freehold and leasehold sales and purchases

Recognition & Memberships

  • Director and secretary of the West Kent Chamber for Commerce for the past 3 years.

News & Insights

"The Warners team have been great to work with. John and his team helped me with my home purchase last year and the level of support, advice and communication his team gave me made the whole purchase work more efficiently. It was important to me to have strong advice and John’s personal, hands on approach meant that he told me what I needed to do before I knew I needed to do it.  I will definitely use Warners again and I have already recommended them to my work colleagues.

Mr Coventry, Tonbridge

"Having used John and his team's services on several occasions we have always been impressed by his/their responsive and pro-active handling of the conveyancing process. John's approach ensures that the process of buying/selling a home, which could be difficult, is as stress free as possible. John appreciates his clients' objectives and consistently delivers which is why we have used his services on numerous occasions."

Mr Ireland

“John and his Team at Warners reduce the pain and stress when purchasing a property. They are constantly there to explain the process and kick the other parties to keep the process moving swiftly to the correct conclusion. Next time I move Warners will be on my team!”

Graham Fry