Dominic leads on property development work delivering strategic advice on major projects for a range of Social Business, Charity and Health and Social Care clients on behalf of the firm. He heads a team of experienced property solicitors who act for social entrepreneurs including the National College for Digital Skills, national charities including Friends of the Elderly, the BUC and several leading national social care providers.

Senior Partner Peter Hubbard said, “I’m delighted to welcome Dominic to the partnership of the firm as we continue to grow our property work across these key sectors. He has a strong understanding of our clients’ needs and it’s a pleasure to recognise the contribution Dominic has made in achieving the firm’s goal of improving lives, communities and society.”

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Fictitious divorces

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