Leicester based commercial law firm BHW Solicitors are pleased to announce Associate Solicitors Paul Davis and Eleanor Rattay have been promoted to Partners, while Solicitor Raj Hundal has become an Associate.
Paul and Eleanor have been Associate Solicitors with BHW since 2015 and have become Partners with effect from 1st April 2018.
Paul specialises in dispute resolution, having joined the practice upon qualification in 2012. He deals with a wide range of commercial disputes for a variety of clients, from SMEs to multi-national businesses. He also leads the Contentious Probate team and is a member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists.
Eleanor Rattay is a part of the Commercial Property team having joined BHW in 2014. Eleanor trained with a leading Birmingham commercial law firm and has over 11 years’ experience of acting for Landlords and Tenants on a wide range of Commercial Property matters. Eleanor also acts for investors, developers and FTSE 100 companies in relation to acquisitions, disposals and refinancing and is a key member of the Crowd Funding and Secured Lending team.
Commenting on the promotions, Nick Bridle, Managing Partner, said “Paul, Eleanor and Raj have all played a vital role in the growth of BHW in recent years. The promotions are thoroughly deserved and we are sure they will be influential in the continued success of the firm moving forward”.
Raj Hundal trained and qualified with BHW and is also a member of the Commercial Property department. She handles various types of Commercial Property transactions and specialises in pension scheme property work.
BHW was set up in 2003 as a ‘clean sheet’ business and has since grown from a staff of 2 to a staff of over 60. Its growth has been entirely organic.
BHW is ranked as a UK top 200 firm for its Corporate/Commercial and Commercial Property practices in the Legal 500 guide. The firm is also ranked in the top bands for Corporate/Commercial work in the SME/Private Company sector and for Agricultural and Rural Affairs in the Chambers and Partners directory.