Yorkshire Law firm Ware & Kay has appointed Gemma Foster, an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor to its rapidly expanding Commercial Department. Her appointment is a further addition to the firm’s expertise in this sector.
Gemma will specialise in all aspects of commercial property matters. This will include acting for clients who wish to buy and sell commercial properties and businesses, the preparation and negotiation of commercial leases and the sale and acquisition of unincorporated businesses.
Originally from Driffield, Gemma arrives at Ware & Kay with over 10 years’ experience in Commercial Property Law. She studied at the York College of Law before qualifying as a Solicitor in 2010 and starting her career in Hull. Gemma is a strong legal professional with a Law Degree from Lancaster University. With a breadth of experience across the full commercial and residential property spectrum Gemma has represented a number of high profile clients and is extremely well-regarded in the local area. Gemma will be based at the York office.
Gemma Foster said: “I am delighted to be joining the commercial property team at Ware & Kay. The firm has an excellent long-standing reputation for its wealth of expertise and for the high-quality service that it provides to its clients. I look forward to being part of the firm’s future growth and development.
Ware & Kay’s Director and Head of Commercial Property, David Hyams, added: “We are really pleased to welcome Gemma to the firm. Gemma’s appointment further cements our commitment to growing our firm. She brings with her further depth and significant experience to our commercial property department. We see commercial property as a key growth area for Ware & Kay as we look to strengthen our service offering for new and existing clients.
Ware & Kay are at the forefront of the legal market with 5 Directors and 90 staff based in York, Wetherby & Malton. Visiting clients will get the benefit of free on-site car parking and all offices are equipped with private meeting rooms with the latest Government Safety Guidelines being followed to protect staff and clients.