The social housing team at Penningtons Manches has won a place on the legal services panel for South East Consortium (SEC), following a highly competitive tender exercise. SEC is a group of 29 social landlords managing around 260,000 properties located in the South East of England. Its mission is to support its members in delivering a brilliant service to residents through collaborative procurement.
The team has been appointed to assist SEC members with non-contentious, property, development, property sales, corporate, governance and finance work.
Head of social housing Linda Storey said: “We are delighted to have been appointed by South East Consortium, and look forward to partnering with them and their members in order to assist them in delivering their mission.”
Penningtons Manches’ social housing team provides a full range of legal services including property, construction, finance, corporate and commercial advice to housing providers from the g320 up to the G15. Social housing is one of the firm’s core sectors and The Legal 500 has recognised the growing team with a Tier 1 ranking.