Trethowans Solicitors in Southampton and Salisbury has bolstered its Commercial Property Group with the hire of well known Southampton based Commercial Property lawyer, Paul Longman as a Partner.

Paul is a highly experienced commercial property solicitor who qualified in 2001 and most recently was with Coffin Mew in their Southampton office.

Paul has a range of experience in commercial property including dealing with the usual sale, purchase and letting of different commercial properties, dealing with conditional contracts, options, mixed use development schemes, multi-let investment properties and substantial secured lending transactions. In addition he has specialist expertise acting on insolvency property matters including LPA Receiverships.

Paul is very well known and proactive in the Southampton business community and has organised and presented seminars, written articles on property topics and co-ordinated updates to clients and referrers.

Paul joins the experienced Commercial Property Group at Trethowans and will be based in the Southampton office.

Commenting on his arrival, Paul said, -As someone who has been working proactively in the Southampton property arena for many years I am looking forward to becoming part of the strong property group at Trethowans. Trethowans has a very good reputation for handling significant commercial property transactions so I am really excited to become part of such a successful Group and Firm.-

Garry Treagust, Partner and Head of the Commercial Property Group at Trethowans commented, “We are delighted to have attracted Paul Longman to Trethowans from Coffin Mew. Our policy is to employ only the best lawyers in the market. Our recent recruitment of Paul is a great example of this. Paul’s local profile and drive to succeed will certainly help one of the region’s largest Commercial Property Groups to continue to outperform in a challenging property market”.

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