Moore Blatch is delighted to announce the appointment of commercial property expert Richard Hughes as partner.

Richard, who is based in the firm’s City of London office, specialises in commercial property and land development. He acts on a wide range of commercial property transactions, including property investment, corporate occupier and retail property work. Richard’s experience also includes acquisitions and disposals, portfolio management and landlord and tenant instructions.

Richard joins from Boodle Hatfield, where he spent over seven years, after training and initially practising at international law firm Mayer Brown.

Ed Whittington, managing partner at Moore Blatch said; ’Richard joins at a time of growth for Moore Blatch and brings experience and specialist knowledge that will complement and further strengthen the commercial property team.’

Richard Hughes, partner, Moore Blatch said; ’I am delighted to join such a highly respected law firm, especially at this exciting time of growth across the business. I look forward to working with my new colleagues as we build on the firm’s recent successes.’