Sydney Mitchell LLP, Top Tier Legal 500 Law Firm, is delighted to announce that Baljit Chohan has joined the firm as a Corporate and Commercial Partner. Baljit will lead the Corporate and Commercial Team based in Birmingham.

Baljit Chohan, Partner, Corporate and Commercial Partner, Sydney Mitchell LLPBaljit has worked for almost 30 years in international law firms and also has experience working in-house for an international business. He has worked with all sizes of companies from large international businesses (many listed) to family owned businesses and entrepreneurial start-ups. Sectors he has advised include energy, retail, leisure, technology, automotive, advanced engineering and defence.

Partner and Head of Corporate and Commercial Services at Sydney Mitchell, Fahmida Ismail, comments:

Baljit has a wealth of expertise and we are looking forward to utilising his expanse of skills to build up our services in the Midlands, nationally and internationally.

Baljit Chohan, Corporate and Commercial Partner said:

I am really pleased to be joining such a well trusted firm and to developing further the quality services that the firm has been delivering to its clients for many years.

Baljit has acted for both investor and investee on numerous complex joint ventures, shareholder relationships and corporate restructurings. He has led many complex business transactions over the years having worked with Gowling WLG, Squire Patton Boggs and Pinsent Masons.

Baljit has been a regular speaker at events in relation to access to the law and diversity in the workplace. In his spare time Baljit enjoys marathon and ultra-marathon running, travelling, cooking, reading and relaxing with friends and family (Covid-19 permitting of course!).

Sydney Mitchell LLP has been serving the Midlands community for over 250 years; our specialist teams include employment, commercial property, company and commercial services, litigation and insolvency. Private client teams include family law, residential property, dispute resolution, immigration and wills and probate, tax and trusts and personal injury.

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