Kirsty Jackson and Ian Hartley

Head of real estate Kirsty Jackson and partner Ian Hartley

Yorkshire law firm Ramsdens Solicitors has appointed Ian Hartley as partner in its real estate team.

Hartley, who will be based across the firm’s York and Leeds offices, joins from Squire Patton Boggs where he was director of the Leeds real estate team.

He acts for occupiers, developers, investors and funders across sectors including residential/living, hotel and leisure, industrial and logistics, retail, agricultural and energy, with a particular focus on development transactions.

Hartley said: 'I am delighted to have joined Ramsdens’ growing real estate team, particularly at this exciting time as the firm is building on its already strong reputation in the Yorkshire region and looks to expand its real estate offering. I’m excited to take up this opportunity and looking forward to playing my part in the firm’s continued success.'

Kirsty Jackson, Ramsdens Solicitors’ head of real estate, said: 'We are really pleased to welcome Ian to the Ramsdens team. His extensive experience and outstanding client-centric reputation in the real estate arena make him a valuable addition to the firm. 

'Ian’s appointment reflects our ongoing commitment to attracting top talent to ensure we continue to provide the highest quality service to our clients.'