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Helen Smith Senior Associate, Commercial Real Estate

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Helen Smith is a senior associate in the Manchester Real Estate Team.

Helen deals with a variety of real estate work including landlord and tenant, acquisitions and disposals, corporate support work and property finance. Helen acts for public and private sector bodies as well as private individuals.

Helen has significant experience in landlord and tenant and estate management work and regularly acts for landlords with large portfolios of commercial property including Realty Estates Limited and Bluemantle Group of companies as well as acting for occupational tenants such as Intertek.

Helen deals with a variety of real estate matters for Bargain Booze Limited and Conviviality Retail Plc.

Helen comes highly recommended:

“We instructed Helen to deal with our move to 201 Deansgate. She was always on hand to answer any queries that cropped up responding efficiently and effectively. Helen was tremendous throughout the whole process and dealt with any problems calmly and professionally. She took a great deal of the stress and strain out of the whole process for which I am extremely grateful”. Nick Buckley, Exchange Chambers.

“I have dealt with/worked with Helen on a number of files and have always found Helen to be very professional. Helen has always been very diligent with the work she has done for me and has always explained the information from start to finish. Helen communicated with me throughout the process of the acquisition and made sure I was always aware of where we were up to and the progress we were making. Helen helped make the process simple throughout and was always tremendously helpful and the utmost professional”. Nigel Phillips, Bargain Booze Limited/Conviviality Retail Plc

Helen joined Pannone LLP, now part of Slater and Gordon Lawyers, in 2003 and qualified as a solicitor in the Real Estate Team in 2006. Prior to joining Pannone LLP, Helen worked at Eversheds in Manchester and Cunningtons Solicitors in Essex.

Helen studied law at Liverpool John Moores University and completed the legal practice course at the College of Law in Chester, gaining a distinction.