7th February 2017
The Real Estate Litigation Department and the Housing Litigation & Management Department at Walker Morris continue to invest in specialist expertise in response to growing client demand with the recent appointment of Associates Lucie Barnes and Lucie Bryan.
Lucie Barnes joins our Real Estate Litigation Department from Irwin Mitchell LLP. Lucie brings with her a broad experience in the various areas of real estate litigation, principally in the field of commercial landlord and tenant work. Lucie has particular expertise in acting for large retailers in respect of their Landlord and Tenant Act issues, as well having an expert knowledge of dilapidations claims and lease renewal litigation, which will compliment the wider Department’s experience and client focus.
Lucie Bryan joins our Housing Litigation & Management Department and has over 10 years post qualification experience. She most recently had a Housing Solicitor role with Shelter and her previous experience also includes working in private practice advising social landlords on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious housing management issues. She has also worked as an Environmental Health Consultant and has particular expertise in advising on housing disrepair claims. Lucie brings with her a wealth of landlord and tenant expertise, with a particular focus on social housing clients.
Karl Anders, Partner at Walker Morris, commented:
“We are delighted to announce these new appointments. Both Lucies will add a great deal of invaluable sector knowledge and clout. These latest appointments will undoubtedly strengthen our offering to clients and reinforce our reputation as a preeminent law firm in housing and real estate litigation.”
Walker Morris’ Real Estate Litigation and Housing Litigation & Management Departments have been awarded a tier 1 ranking by The Legal 500 guide to the legal profession for real estate litigation and social housing.