Mitchell Ball > Freeths LLP > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
3RD FLOOR, THE COLMORE BUILDING
20 COLMORE CIRCUS, QUEENSWAY
BIRMINGHAM
B4 6AT
England

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Partner, dealing with commercial property and property finance. Focus and specialism on retail development work. Dealing with a large number of site acquisitions for major supermarket.

Career

Trained Eversheds LLP; qualified 1994; trainee to senior associate Eversheds 1992-2001; partner Squire Sanders (formerly Hammonds) 2005-13; partner Freeths LLP 2013.

Memberships

Investment Property Forum.

Education

Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth 1st, Leicester (1986-88); University of Nottingham (Law (First Class Hons) 1988-91); University of Northumbria (LLM Commercial Law 2009-11, commendation).

Leisure

Watching Leicester Tigers, cycling, skiing.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Real estate > Commercial property: Birmingham

Freeths LLP‘s Birmingham real estate practice is headed by Mitchell Ball , whose practice covers both commercial property and planning matters. The team advises across the spectrum of real estate work including real estate sales and acquisitions, property financing, planning and construction. The practice also advises on property management matters, and regularly works on retail acquisitions and with local authorities on town centre development schemes.

West Midlands > Public sector > Local government

Freeths LLP specialises in property developments and investments, as well as partnership agreements. The last year has also seen the practice increase the amount of commercial work done with local authorities such as Luton Borough Council. Practice leader Nathan Holden  has over 25 years of experience handling local government law, with a strong emphasis on property projects. Mitchell Ball  is an expert in town planning, known for his expertise in food retail development work and site acquisitions.