Jonathan Jacobs (corporate)

Jonathan is a corporate lawyer with extensive expertise in the dental sector. He focuses particularly on the commercial legal needs of dental professionals. Jonathan ensures that businesses in the dental sector have access to the best legal advice at a competitive cost.

Jonathan also advises on issues with NHS England and the Care Quality Commission and regularly deals with dispute resolution for dentists whether this be by way of mediation or litigation. Jonathan is the Chair of the Greater Manchester Dental Business Advisers(“GMDA”). GMDA was established in 2011 as a network for lawyers, accountants, banks and financial advisers to the dental profession. If you need specialist advice in any of these sectors, Jonathan will be more than happy to make an introduction.

Amardeep Nangla (commercial property)

Amardeep has a wide range of experience in both residential and the commercial property arena, with expertise with matters involving leases, property acquisitions, disposals and secured lending. His clients have been impressed with his direct approach and practical advice with some commenting on him being “exceptional”.

Clients include healthcare professionals, banks, developers and pension schemes.

Legal Expertise

✓ Commercial property sales and acquisitions
✓ Leasehold matters
✓ Property development to include residential new build site acquisitions and set up.
✓ Property finance/secured lending
✓ Dealing with all aspects of residential conveyancing.

Rebecca Cobbs (commercial property)

Rebecca has considerable experience in commercial property acquisitions, disposals and refinancing. She also works on landlord and tenant matters particularly in the healthcare and hospitality sectors. Rebecca has considerable experience in commercial property acquisitions, disposals and refinancing. She also works on landlord and tenant matters, particularly in the healthcare and hospitality sectors.

She has a “can-do” mentality and provides practical legal advice. Her aim is to create longstanding relationships with clients, to fully understand their business systems and goals so that she can better add value in each transaction.

Legal Expertise

✓ Commercial Property sales and purchases
✓ Leases
✓ Option agreements and conditional contracts
✓ Refinancing
✓ Dealing with all aspects of residential conveyancing.

Femi Ogunshakin (employment law)

Femi has considerable experience in the employment law arena and has acted for both employees and employers across diverse sectors of the UK economy. Femi provides his clients with insightful and pragmatic advice on a range of contentious and non-contentious matters.

Legal Expertise

✓ Drafting Settlement Agreements
✓ Negotiating Settlement Agreements
✓ Drafting Company Employee Handbooks
✓ Employment Tribunal Representation
✓ IR35 Advice and contract review
✓ Employment Status Disputes
✓ Managing Redundancy

Samantha Downs (wills & probate)

Samantha has extensive experience in all areas of Private Client law, from simple wills to complex trusts and inheritance matters. Despite dealing with sensitive situations, Samantha is able to put clients at ease and provide reassurance and support during difficult times.

Samantha is a full member of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners. She is also a fully accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly. Both qualifications assure you of Samantha’s expertise and experience in this field of the law. Due to Samantha’s experience, she is a regular on local BBC Radio discussing topical issues in the field of Private Client law and answering listeners’ questions.

Legal Expertise

✓ Wills and Trusts
✓ Powers of Attorney
✓ Asset Protection
✓ Obtaining Grants of Probate
✓ Administration of Estates
✓ Inheritance Tax
✓ Lifetime Trusts