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Harper James strengthens Commercial Property practice, appointing Parmjit Gill as Head and Sarah Fecitt as Senior Solicitor

Harper James strengthens Commercial Property practice, appointing Parmjit Gill as Head and Sarah Fecitt as Senior Solicitor


The full-service commercial law firm dedicated to fostering the growth of entrepreneurial businesses, has taken a significant stride in enhancing its Commercial Property practice

This strategic move involves the appointment of Parmjit Gill as the new Head of Commercial Property and Sarah Fecitt as Senior Commercial Property Solicitor.

These appointments align with the firm's ambitious plans to double its turnover by 2026, reflecting a response to the escalating demand for commercial property and construction support from their clientele. Notably, the commercial property team experienced a remarkable doubling of its sales revenue in the last financial year, contributing to the firm's overall growth of 42%.

Parmjit Gill, bringing over two decades of expertise to the role, has an extensive background in leading national legal teams. She is well-versed in the full spectrum of commercial property law, with a focus on advising clients in commercial and residential contexts. Parmjit has handled diverse deals ranging from £3m to £300m and has garnered experience from positions at Eversheds, Roythorne Solicitors, SevenCapital, and Crosslane Property Group.

Sarah Fecitt, with more than 15 years of post-qualification experience, specialises in commercial real estate. Her wealth of experience includes transactions between tenants and landlords, refinancing, auctions, acquisitions, portfolio management, and development. She has previously worked at esteemed law firms like Birketts LLP and Weightmans LLP, as well as with The Emerson Group, a major UK property investment and development company.

Expressing her enthusiasm about joining Harper James, Parmjit Gill emphasised the firm's unique culture, the quality of its clients, and its innovative approach within the legal sector. She commended Harper James for offering clients the opportunity to collaborate with senior lawyers while ensuring transparency, accountability, and accessibility around costs.

Ashley Mott, Legal Services Director, highlighted the significance of these appointments in the growth of the Commercial Property practice at Harper James. He acknowledged the wealth of experience Parmjit and Sarah bring to the team, reinforcing the expertise of senior commercial property solicitors and enabling the firm to meet the expanding requirements of its clients in the commercial property sector.

In essence, Harper James' strategic appointments reflect its commitment to providing top-notch legal services in the commercial property domain and positioning itself as a key player in supporting the growth aspirations of businesses.