Sam Pancholi > Freeths LLP > Leicester, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
ONE COLTON SQUARE
LEICESTER
LE1 1QH
England

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Partner – real estate. Specialisms: real estate investment; medical and healthcare properties; real estate finance; and landlord and tenant. Recent/important cases: refinance of property in Nottingham valued at £11m; acquisition of medical centre investment property in Manchester for £4.6m; refinance of care home in London valued at £7m; sale of residential development property in London for £3.1m.

Career

Trained Douglas Wemyss Solicitors; qualified 2000; trainee solicitor Douglas Wemyss Solicitors, Leicester 1998-2000; solicitor Gateley 2000-06, associate 2006-10; senior associate Freeths, Leicester 2010-14, partner 2014 to date.

Education

Soar Valley College, Leicester (GCSE); Wygesston and Queen Elizabeth College, Leicester (A Levels); University of Leicester (LLB (Hons) Law); The College of Law, London (LPC).

Leisure

Formula 1.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Real estate > Commercial property: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Freeths LLP handles all types of commercial property work, and regularly assists with sales, purchases, financings and development issues in the logistics, manufacturing, retail and residential sectors. Simon Abbott, who leads the Leicester-based team alongside Sam Pancholi, is lauded for his work with property investment companies on the management of their portfolios. Harjit Saund advises both high-net-worth individuals and large corporates on landlord and tenant matters, while also being the relationship partner for key client, Tarmac.