New head of Leeds office named by Pinsent
INTERNATIONAL LAW firm Pinsent Masons has appointed a new head of its Leeds office.
Jacqui Timmins, who leads the pensions team in Leeds at Pinsent Masons, replaces Chris Booth, who retires after five years. Ms Timmins said: “For me success is all about nurturing talent within the firm and helping to shape future leaders.
“Our firm’s success is underpinned by the remarkable local talent attracted to our global business, our collaborative culture and the deep sector expertise inherent across the firm. I look forward to building on the strength of our Leeds practice as we continue to develop this fantastic offering.”
Over the last 12 months, the Leeds office has been advising on a number of significant projects in the region including the Victoria retail destination.
Pinsent Masons also advised Grainger plc on its acquisition
Yorkshire Post of the former site in Leeds.
The law firm has also been acting for Yorkshire Ventures on its redevelopment of the landmark former Aviva office building in York.
LEGAL EAGLE: Jacqui Timmins, who leads the pensions team in Leeds, takes over as head of Pinsent Mason’s Leeds office.