The Manchester-based law firm has strengthened its commercial property team with the hire of real estate partner Andrew Knight.
Knight, who joins from Manchester law firm BLM, has 17 years’ experience acting for developers and advising landlord and tenants on their property portfolios.
In his new role, he will head up the landlord and tenant team at Kuits, based in Manchester. He also has experience representing clients on lease renewals, surrenders, sub-lettings, licence to alter and way leave agreements.
Knight said: “Kuits is renowned for being one of the most experienced, flexible and technically compentent teams within the North West, so I am thrilled to be joining a team with such a reputation.
“Joining the firm during the pandemic has been effortless thanks to the technology it has in place and the firm’s focus on having a warm and welcoming culture, regardless of being in the office or working from home.”
Kuits’ managing partner Steve Eccleston said: “Our award-winning property team continues to deliver substantial deals for clients, despite the current economic climate and uncertain landscape.
“The addition of Andrew to the team strengthens our property offering, and we are delighted to welcome him to Kuits.”