Senior hires strengthen property offering for Leeds law firm

Senior hires strengthen property offering for Leeds law firm
(L-R) Marc Warren, Kevin Hostford, Samantha Bell and Nick Dyson

Leeds-based law firm Blacks Solicitors LLP has strengthened its property offering with three new hires.

The Commercial Property team has been bolstered with the arrival of Marc Warren as Partner and Kevin Hostford as Legal Director.

Mr Warren joins from the Leeds office of a national law firm and acts for a wide variety of clients including corporate occupiers, investors, lenders, borrowers and developers.

Mr Hostford joins from a previous role at Whitaker Firth and specialises in commercial acquisitions and disposals, as well as residential purchases and sales for high net worth individuals.

The Property Litigation team has also expanded with the appointment of Samantha Bell as Solicitor.

Since qualifying in 2013, Ms Bell has been dealing with property related legal disputes acting on behalf of landowners, developers, landlords and tenants.

Head of Commercial Property, Nick Dyson, said: “This is an exciting time for Marc, Kevin and Samantha to join.

“Their knowledge, experience and expertise will really strengthen the services we provide to our clients including property developers and investors.”