Clare Lee PartnerSouthampton based solicitors, Paris Smith, have promoted Associate solicitor, Clare Lee, to be a partner in the firm. Clare is a specialist commercial property lawyer in the regional law firm.

The firm, which has offices in central Southampton, recently announced its expansion and the acquisition of prestigious offices in Parchment Street, Winchester.

John Mansell, Partner and Head of Commercial Property comments “Clare is an excellent property solicitor who is held in very high regard by her clients and colleagues alike. She has developed a strong reputation in the field of retail and leisure property work which will continue to flourish.”

Peter Taylor, Managing Partner at the firm said “We are delighted that Clare has committed her future to the firm. In addition to being a very talented lawyer, Clare’s positive outlook on life and a “can do” attitude reflects the qualities and culture of Paris Smith. She will lead a team serving the needs of a large range of clients including a number of national retailers “