Martin Hoare has been appointed the new Managing Partner of Gorvins Solicitors.
Already head of the North West firm’s Commercial Property team, Martin specialises in commercial and residential development and investment, advising some of the North West’s leading businesses, including H2O Urban, NPL Group PH Property Holdings, Seddon Developments and Urban Splash.
In his new role, Martin, who has been recognised for his work by client guides Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, intends to build on the firm`s continuing success.
“We pride ourselves in standing out from the competition with our quality, partner-led teams teams delivering commercially savvy advice, projects and transactions for clients.” explains Martin, 43.
“We have a client base to rival many bigger firms thanks to the fantastic lawyers working at Gorvins. I`m looking forward to overseeing the firm as it goes forward to grow its market share.”
Married with three children, Martin, who lives in Wilmslow, joined Gorvins in 2010.
He takes over as Managing Partner from Lorraine Lockie, Gorvins’ Head of Residential Property.
Commenting on Martin’s appointment Lorraine said: “During my time as Managing Partner, the firm has grown in breadth, expertise and turnover, thanks to our bank of talented and committed lawyers. Having worked with Martin for many years, I’ve no doubt Gorvins will continue to flourish. I wish him every success in the job.”
Added Martin: “I thoroughly enjoy working in a firm which is committed to providing stand out legal services – in particular to the SME sector, the north west business community and its private clients.”