Ruth Hirshman


  • Considerable experience of dealing with licences for alterations for both the landlords of large London Estates and landlords of prestigious blocks of flats in Central London
  • Dealing with the conveyancing aspects of lease extension claims on behalf of similar landlord clients, including drafting new leases and completing transactions within timeframes required by enfranchisement legislation
  • Dealing with applications to the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber)
  • Generally attending to various transactions within the department


  • Secondment to one of the firm’s main clients with property interests throughout the UK
  • Appointment as company secretary to three property companies
  • Assistant to agent specialising in large country houses in the Midlands
  • Assistant manager at antique auction house
  • Many years as part of the legal department of one of the country’s leading property auctioneers including administration of contracts desk on auction days (both residential and commercial)
  • Organising one of the largest series of lease extension claims ever dealt with by the firm
  • Revising standard form documents used by the firm

Career History

  • Beachcrofts, solicitors
  • Brecher, solicitors
  • Allsop LLP – for over 20 years
  • 2004 to date: Pemberton Greenish