A Coventry and Warwickshire-based law firm has bolstered its commercial property offering with the appointment of a new lawyer.
Mander Hadley Solicitors has appointed Emma Wood as a Commercial Property Executive, based at the firm’s offices in Coventry city centre.
Emma has expertise in commercial property transactions, including the sale and purchase of businesses and commercial property, commercial leases and property refinancing. She is also experienced in dealing with acquisitions by companies of residential buy-to-let properties.
Emma has worked in legal practice since 2007, first acting in public law children matters, before changing practice areas in 2012 to focus on property law.
Prior to joining Mander Hadley Solicitors, she worked in-house for a leading high street retailer as well as form other firms across the West Midlands.
Emma qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 2018 and is currently undertaking her Graduate Diploma in Law to become a Solicitor.
Emma said: “I am excited to be joining a firm that has such a good reputation for its commercial property work and to have the opportunity to work in a team with such a range of knowledge and experience.
“I am looking forward to being part of the ongoing growth and development of the commercial property department at Mander Hadley.”
Carl Jones, a Director at Mander Hadley Solicitors and head of the firm’s Commercial department, added: “We are delighted to welcome Emma to the team.
“Emma’s appointment is a strong signal of our ambitions for our commercial property services.”
Emma’s appointment follows the transfer of Matthew Riding into the department after he qualified as a solicitor in summer 2018.