High street law firm AFG LAW, which has offices in Bolton and Bury, has appointed commercial property solicitor Kate Bullen as its head of commercial property.

Bullen’s areas of expertise include sales and purchase of commercial property, investment and portfolio transactions including commercial mortgages and remortgages, landlord and tenant law including complex leases and licences and pension scheme transactions. 

Kate Bullen joins AFG LAW

Greg French, Kate Bullen and Anita Boardman

AFG LAW managing director Greg French commented: 'Kate brings a tremendous amount of specialist experience to our Commercial Property department.'

Managing director Anita Boardman added: 'I have known Kate for many years and her joining AFG LAW is a real coup for the firm. She is well known and respected and her appointment will allow us to offer an unrivalled commercial property service to clients.'

Bullen said: 'It is rare for such an opportunity to arise, to lead the expansion of an already successful department within a modern and dynamic law firm is very exciting for me. We are actively looking to develop into new areas - and especially grow our commercial property offering. I am excited to be at the forefront of that expansion and work with and grow our existing commercial property team.'