Julian De Giovanni has re-joined Downie & Gadban Solicitors in Alton as a partner to head up the property development and commercial property team at the firm.

Julian was previously head of property development/commercial property at a Legal 500 firm based in Portsmouth.

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He advises on all aspects of property including property development, acquisitions and disposals of commercial property, landlord and tenant, financing and residential property. He acts for a variety of clients including developers, landowners, landlords and tenants.

Julian has a focus on property development work specialising in acting for smaller, bespoke developers.

Simon Acworth, senior partner, said: 'I’m thrilled that Julian has joined us to strengthen and grow the team. He brings expertise and drive that is very exciting for the future of Downie & Gadban.'

Julian said: 'I’m delighted to be back. Downie & Gadban is a dynamic firm with a rich heritage and I see a real opportunity to grow the team and the firm by focusing on offering our clients a personal service tailored to their individual needs.'