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Jinder Jhuti Legal and Compliance Director Poundland Limited
Beth is a real estate partner in our Birmingham Office and leads the Retail Team. Beth specialises in providing commercial real estate advice to corporate occupiers predominantly retailers. She has experience in acquisitions, development, leasing and experience in the management and disposal of real estate portfolios for corporate occupiers and investors.
Beth has 17 years' experience in providing a broad spectrum real estate advice to retail clients including amongst others American Golf, Bathstore, Castle Galleries, DPSK Limited, Krispy Kreme, One Stop, Poundland anf Crown Paints.
Beth's recent experience includes:
Advising a National Retailer floating on the stock exchange and with an initial IPO together with preparing all the property due diligence.
Leading on the acquisition of 250 stores and dealing with the CMA elements of the deal and then integrating the entire estate into a core portfolio in a six month period.
Advising a client on the real estate aspects of the acquisition of an 88.9% stake in a fashion footwear chain for £256 million marking the South African client's retail entry into the UK Retail market.
A National UK Retailer on numerous acquisitions in the High Street, on retail parks and in shopping centres.
Beth has been a Partner at in Shoosmiths' real estate practice since 2012, having joined the firm from Eversheds in 2005. Beth previously worked at Eversheds where she trained and qualified.
BA (hons) in Law 2:1 ( University of Kent )