Managing Partner: Alasdair McMillin
Number of partners: 18
Other fee earners: 50
Banking & Finance: Gregory Lunnon
Property: Terry Fendt
Corporate/Commercial: Jean-Paul da Costa
Dispute Resolution: Paul Marmor
Employment: Mark Fellows
Franchising: Leigh Head
Retail: Stephanie Kierans
IP: Jean-Paul da Costa
International: Paul Marmor
Wills, Trusts & Probate: Nicole Marmor
Residential Property: Asha Ngai, Caroline Vernon
THE FIRM Sherrards are renowned for providing excellent legal advice and for always going above and beyond for their wide ranging and loyal client base. This ranges from high net worth individuals to owner managed businesses, public companies, banks, global brands, partnerships and enterprises. Sherrards’ clients benefit from specialist niche legal expertise in the recruitment, retail, franchising, leisure, charities, media and entertainment and banking and finance sectors. Sherrards’ client-centric approach means that the firm provides a clear and commercially focused perspective based on a solid understanding of real business issues. The firm helps clients to successfully resolve complex matters and achieve their business growth ambitions.
PRINCIPLE AREAS OF WORK
Property: Respected lawyers Terry Fendt and Charles Hodder lead the team. Commercially savvy solicitors, they handle complex property transactions, including joint ventures and finance agreements, acquisition and disposal of retail and investment property, hotels, restaurants and pubs, property development (commercial and residential) and management work. Asha Ngai, Caroline Vernon and John Brian lead the residential team, much of which has an international element.
Corporate/Commercial: Covering a full range of corporate and commercial work, the team has additional expertise in IP, media and entertainment and charity law. Jean-Paul da Costa and Leigh Head lead the team providing a partner-led service, committed to providing tailored, commercial and cost-effective solutions.
Dispute Resolution & Litigation: Paul Marmor leads the litigation team who provide a responsive service to manage the risks and maximise the strength of the client’s position.
Employment: Mark Fellows leads the team with partner Joanne Perry who support clients through all stages of the employment relationship with a focus on creating and maintaining a sound legal framework for employers.
Private Wealth: The team handles Wills, tax and probate matters, UK and internationals succession planning and high-end residential property.
International: Sherrards has a growing international presence supported by its alliance with the Alliott Group and its ever-growing international team-base which consists of Chinese & Asian, Russian, Ukranian & CIS, French and German experienced lawyers. Sherrards solicitors can be found within the UK Investment Support Directory. The international team provides legal services to UK SMEs looking to export overseas, and foreign companies and high-net-worth individuals setting up in the UK.
Sherrards’ varied client base includes OFO (UK) Ltd, Haier Group Corporation, Winkworth Franchising Ltd, Berry Recruitment Ltd, Rituals Cosmetics (UK) Ltd, Gift Universe Limited (incorporating Menkind Limited and Red 5 (Retail) Limited, Foodco UK LLP (trading as Muffin Break) and Cambria Automobiles plc.