Irwin Mitchell Welcomes Two New Associates to Its London Office

Further Boost To Business Legal Services Offering


Karen Roberts, Press Officer | 0207 400 8714

National law firm Irwin Mitchell has appointed two new associates, Tom Farrell and Harleen Kandola, into its London office to work in its growing Business Legal Services division.

Tom has joined as an Associate in the Banking and Finance team and is primarily a Real Estate Finance specialist. Tom joins from DLA in London and has undertaken secondments with both Lloyds and HSBC. Tom qualified in September 2007.

Harleen has joined as an Associate in the Real Estate team. She was previously at Herbert Smith Freehills LLP for eleven years concentrating on investment and development work. During this time she took a client secondment with Westfield. Prior to joining Herbert Smith she was at Gateley Wareing (now Gateley plc.)

Irwin Mitchell continues to grow and expand its Business Legal Services division in London and now boasts a partner team of 24 Partners together covering Real Estate, Tax, Banking and Finance, Restructuring & Insolvency, Employment, Corporate, IP, Pensions, Regulatory Investigations and Dispute Resolution.

Four Partners have joined Irwin Mitchell’s Business Legal Services division in London since the start of the year being:  Planning specialist Martha Grekos from Eversheds, ECM and Corporate specialist Simon Griffiths from Addleshaws, Dispute Resolution specialist Donna Goldsworthy from Cozen O’Connor and Pensions specialist Penny Cogher from Charles Russell Speechly.

Expert Opinion
“ We are delighted to welcome Tom and Harleen to our Business Legal Services division in London. They both join us from well-respected firms and have valuable experience in Real Estate and Finance to augment our existing offering. I am sure they will play an active part in the continuing development of our Business Legal Services division in London.”
Andrew Watson, Partner