The Manchester office of law firm Irwin Mitchell has appointed Paula Hanlon as a senior associate within its Real Estate team.
Before qualifying as a solicitor Paula graduated in Urban Estate Management. Her expertise is development orientated, having been involved in a range of residential, office, retail and leisure development projects including site assembly, funding and disposal.
During her career, which includes her being a partner at Hill Dickinson, Paula has acted for development companies, investment funds, financial institutions, leisure operators and retailers.
Additionally, Paula has worked in-house as legal director for North West property development company, Maghull Group, and has also worked at DLA Piper and Brabners.
Commenting on her arrival, Real Estate partner, Roy Beckett said: “We are focussed on investing in our Real Estate team here in Manchester and I’m delighted to welcome Paula to Irwin Mitchell. She has a great deal of commercial property expertise and ‘ve no doubt that she’ll be an asset to the business.”