Double hire for Pannone Corporate

Garry King

Manchester-based law firm Pannone Corporate has made two senior appointments to its real estate and construction teams to service its growing number of clients in the commercial real estate sector.

Garry King has joined the real estate team as a director. King, who acts for developers, landlords, tenants and institutional and private investors, has joined from the Manchester office of Shoosmiths and prior to that Garry worked at DWF.

Neil Armstrong has also been appointed as a director in the construction team. He specialises in non-contentious construction issues and advises major developers, institutional investors and local authorities across the UK. Neil, who also joins from Shoosmiths in Manchester, previously worked at Weightmans and Addleshaw Goddard.

Pannone Corporate managing partner Paul Jonson said: “Garry and Neil have a wealth of experience and expertise in their respective sectors and are highly regarded in their fields. I am delighted to welcome them both to the firm.

“It has been a busy 12 months for our teams with new client wins and an unparalleled number of transactions. These latest appointments reflect our commitment to invest in our growing commercial property team.”