Fieldfisher grows Manchester Real Estate team with partner hire
Krista Powell joins Manchester Real Estate Team
European law firm Fieldfisher is delighted to announce the appointment of Krista Powell as a partner in the Real Estate team in Manchester. Krista joins from Freeman Fisher LLP in Manchester, where she was a partner and headed up its real estate practice, and prior to that was at Addleshaw Goddard.
Krista has a breadth of commercial property experience including investment and occupier acquisitions and disposals, development work and landlord and tenant matters. At Freeman Fisher she set up the real estate department from scratch and has a proven track record of establishing and forging strong client relationships.
Antony Phillips, head of the real estate practice, comments: "Krista brings a wealth of commercial property experience to the firm, and is particularly skilled in working for investors, developers and owner-managed businesses. She will be a great asset to Fieldfisher and, in particular, to our growing Manchester Real Estate team".
Krista comments: "I am excited to join a firm so highly regarded for its commitment to client service and its sector expertise. Fieldfisher has had an excellent year, and I look forward to building on that success".
Fieldfisher's Manchester office specialises in litigation, real estate, real estate finance, corporate, technology, regulatory, employment, intellectual property and insolvency, working for regional and international clients. Based at Freetrade Exchange, it has grown significantly in recent years and now has over 100 employees including 13 partners.