Birketts boosts Residential Property Team to meet demand


11 October 2017

Birketts, the full service law firm based in East Anglia, has announced the appointment of Melanie Carroll as a Legal Director in its Residential Property Team.

Melanie has a wealth of experience in residential property law having set up and managed award winning property teams and carried out bespoke property work for high net worth individuals, investors and commercial clients.

Commenting on her appointment, Melanie said: “I am delighted to be joining Birketts which has become recognised as a top UK law firm with one of the largest dedicated property teams. The Residential Property Team has extensive experience in handling the purchase and sale of freehold and leasehold properties for clients throughout England and Wales.”

Chris Schwer, Partner and Head of Birketts' Property Division commented: “Birketts has an established department of over 100 property specialists. The team here is one of the most successful and highly regarded within any firm outside London and Melanie’s appointment will strengthen the team further.” 

Melanie will be based in Chelmsford but will support colleagues across Birketts’ four offices: Cambridge, Chelmsford, Ipswich and Norwich.