Howard Kennedy strengthens Residential Conveyancing offering

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Howard Kennedy today announces the appointment of Jonathan Achampong as a Partner in the Residential Conveyancing team.

Jonathan specialises in all aspects of private residential conveyancing in the prime and super prime residential property market. He regularly acts for High Net Worth and Ultra High Net Worth individuals and families in matters related to the purchase, sale, lease or development of high-value freehold and leasehold properties in central London and the Home Counties. He also advises property investors and property management companies.

Jonathan's wide-ranging capabilities also include representing landlords and tenants on statutory and voluntary lease extension claims, providing advice to private clients on probate sales and de-enveloping, as well as collective enfranchisement claims, right to manage claims, disposals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, landlord and tenant issues and block management matters.

"Jonathan's extensive expertise in residential conveyancing augment our robust offering. His hire is part of the continued expansion of our firm and the effective implementation of our growth plans," said Craig Emden, Managing Partner at Howard Kennedy.

James Stewart, Partner and Head of Howard Kennedy’s Real Estate department, comments on the appointment: "We are thrilled to welcome Jonathan to our team. His proven track record and deep industry knowledge perfectly complement the firm's growth aspirations. Jonathan is an exceptional practitioner who will collaborate closely with the Private Wealth department to enhance the services available to clients, including High Net Worth and Ultra High Net Worth individuals."

Jonathan Achampong adds: "I am excited to join the firm at such a pivotal time in its growth. Despite some volatility, the central London market continues to attract investors as High Net Worth and Ultra High Net Worth clients recognise the opportunity to grow their portfolios. I look forward to drawing on my experience and expertise to provide straightforward advice to ambitious clients as part of the talented Howard Kennedy team."

Howard Kennedy has continued to expand across all practice groups with the addition of 23 lateral partners since May 2021.

Jonathan Achampong joins the firm from Wedlake Bell, where he was a Residential Conveyancing partner.


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