City pair join Hammond Suddards

Senior Lovell White Durrant commercial property partner Gary Watson and Charterhouse Bank property lawyer Robin Cole are leaving to join Hammond Suddards. Watson says: “Hammond Suddards has offered me a very interesting challenge. As far as the work goes, there won't be a great deal of difference.” Lovells joint managing partner, Michael Maunsell, says: “It is a very competitive market due to the impact on London of firms like Hammond Suddards. We have good people and this firm is bound to be looked at when other firms are looking for good people.”