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Samantha Vaughan

Senior associate


Areas of expertise: Real estate


Sam is a senior associate in the real estate team in Birmingham.  

She advises a broad range of clients across a variety of sectors on acquisitions and disposals of freehold and leasehold investment properties, landlord and tenant matters, and development work. Sam has particular expertise in industrial and retail portfolio management.

Sam qualified as a solicitor in 2019, and joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in January 2024 from another leading Midlands law firm.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting for a national investor client on the acquisition of 70 industrial and office units across seven estates for a total value of £33.5 million.
  • Lead assistant on the acquisition of nine leasehold retail stores from a distressed retailer on a CVA for a national food retailer.
  • Property lead on the disposal of 30+ properties as part of a corporate share sale.

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