Strengthening our Real Estate offering in Manchester

By March 17, 2021 No Comments

Eversheds Sutherland appoints new Partner Phillip Birchall

Eversheds Sutherland has welcomed Phillip Birchall, as Partner, to its Real Estate team in Manchester.

Phillip joins the firm from Pinsent Masons, where he has been a partner since 2016. He formally joins the team on Monday 18 January 2020.

Phillip brings valuable experience to the team across the full range of real estate transactions from investment and landlord and tenant to finance and corporate joint ventures. He specialises in complex and nationally significant multi-phase development and regeneration projects involving JVs  and strategic partnering agreements in sectors including industrial, leisure, office, sports, retail and mixed-use.

Nancy Brown, Partner and Head of Eversheds Sutherland’s Manchester Real Estate Group, commented:

“We are delighted to welcome Phillip to the Real Estate team in Manchester where he will focus on strengthening key regional and national sector growth areas, targets and priorities with us. Phillip has a strong profile within the local market and his ability to deliver work for high calibre clients is proven in his track record. We’re thrilled that he is now part of the Eversheds Sutherland team.”

Phillip, said:

“I am excited to be joining Eversheds Sutherland’s award winning Real Estate practice, and collaborating closely with its market leading team within the UK and with colleagues across its global network.” 

Phillip joins Eversheds Sutherland’s 60 strong Manchester Real Estate team, of which six are partners. The team has a strong public and private sector client presence within the North West, with a client base that includes Muse Developments, Homes and Communities Agency and Barchester Healthcare.

Nationally, the Real Estate practice has over 400 real estate lawyers, including more than 60 commercial and residential specialists, 40 dedicated planning lawyers and 60 construction lawyers. The practices advises all sectors, including infrastructure, residential, office, leisure, industrial, hotels, student accommodation and mixed use developments.