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Birketts LLP

PROVIDENCE HOUSE, 141-145 PRINCES STREET, IPSWICH, IP1 1QJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01473 232300
Fax:
Fax 01473 230524
DX:
3206 IPSWICH
Email:
Web:
www.birketts.co.uk

Chris Schwer

Tel:
Work 01473 406274
Email:
Web:
www.birketts.co.uk
Birketts LLP

Work Department

Commercial Property

Position

Partner

Career

Chris joined Birketts in 2000. He is a Partner and Head of our Property Division.

Chris specialises in all aspects of commercial property matters and acts for many of the region's leading investors, developers, landlords, tenants and funders. He trained with Birketts between 1986 and 1988 and upon qualification he joined a city law firm. After a spell working in New Zealand, Chris re-joined the firm becoming a partner in June 2000.


East Anglia: Real estate

Commercial property: Ipswich

Within: Leading individuals

Chris Schwer - Birketts LLP

Within: Commercial property: Ipswich

The Ipswich office of Birketts LLP plays a central role in the firm's commercial property practice, which services clients through four regional offices. Chris Schwer leads the firm-wide practice, which handles developer work, strategic land transactions, institutional investment, property finance, and transactions in the utilities sector. It has specific expertise in the retail, residential development, automotive, charity and ecclesiastical sectors. Chris Barker handles strategic land and major development projects; Paul Squire, who joined from Ashurst, and Stuart Raven act for  corporate, investor, owner/occupier and developer clients; and Oliver Crichton advises on commercial property investments through self-invested personal pensions and small self-administered schemes.

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