Manchester continues to be the “main hub of commercial activity” in the North West as well as an “attractive place to do business”, according to the authors of the Legal 500 report 2018.
This fact owes much to ongoing heavy investment, particularly in regeneration projects, transport, real estate and the tech sector. And that’s before the continued buzz surrounding the Northern Powerhouse initiative is factored into the equation.
Discussing our Commercial Advisory team, the Manchester Evening News reports that BLM has “significantly broadened” its offering with the hire of a slew of partners.
These include the recruitment of real estate lawyers; Stephen Lintott, Tessa Leonard, Stephen Crook and Mark Alexander; IP specialist Steve Kuncewicz, employment practitioner Jim Lister, dispute resolution partners Nick Gee and Craig McAdam; construction and engineering lawyer Jahanara Hussain; and corporate and commercial lawyer Daniel Varney.
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