Ashfords expands real estate investment practice with new hire


Senior Associate Mark Forsey has joined Ashfords' real estate team as the firm expands its investment and asset management practice.

Mark joins Ashfords from Stephens Scown where he has worked for the past 12 years. Mark has a wealth of experience working with clients including commercial investors, financial institutions and property investment companies across a range of transactions including acquisitions and disposals, property management and secured lending. This makes him a natural fit for the firm as it looks to strengthen its growing investment and asset management practice. Mark will focus on providing senior expertise and support to both private and public sector clients.

Mark said: "I am delighted to have joined the highly regarded real estate team at Ashfords. The firm's focus on delivering exceptional client service aligns with my values and I am looking forward to working with the impressive range of clients the firm represents."

Ashfords Head of Real Estate, Kate Topp, said: "We’re really pleased to welcome Mark into the real estate team to further bolster our investment offer.  Mark will give us additional support at senior level, which will help us deliver for our clients and achieve our ambitious growth targets."

Ashfords' real estate team is recognised in The Times Best Law Firms 2023. The team is renowned for large scale property development, urban regeneration, self-invested pension schemes and real estate investment.

Ashfords are valued legal partners to a wide range of corporate, public and private clients across the UK and internationally; counted on by clients to get the right result whether that’s delivering commercial objectives, protecting family assets, making investments or solving disputes.

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