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CORPORATE property company Hambro Countrywide Relocation has appointed a head of legal to take charge of its conveyancing team.
Robert Sala, a former property partner with West End firm Jacobson Ridley, will oversee a legal team of 15 and will also provide corporate advice.
The position was created to broaden the scope of legal services in-house.
Sala joined the company last year on a temporary basis and was formally appointed head of legal and company secretary after a review of the in-house team. He is the company's only fully qualified solicitor.