Freeths announces legal promotions in Leicester

Harjit Saund and Hurmus Oltan with Leicester office Managing Partner, Mukesh Patel.

Law firm, Freeths, has made two promotions in its Leicester office. Harjit Saund, an experienced real estate lawyer has been promoted to Partner, while employment specialist Hurmus Oltan has been promoted to an Associate.

Harjit specialises in investment transactions, property finance and estate/ portfolio management together with complex landlord and tenant issues. Hurmus advises employers and HR advisers in diverse sectors (including logistics, retail, care and the public sector) on all aspects of employment law.

Leicester office Managing Partner, Mukesh Patel said: “These promotions reflect our focus on nurturing talent as part of our continued growth, so we’re delighted to recognise the contribution that both Harjit and Hurmus make to the success of Freeths office here. They are an integral part of a larger team which supports businesses in the region and nationally with their varied commercial law needs.”