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Charles French & Co appoint a new Director!

We are pleased to announce that Kathy Carr is to be appointed Head of Residential Property and becomes a Director of the firm from 1 September 2016

Kathy joined the firm in October 2014 and is a member of the Council for Licenced Conveyancers.

Kathy carries out a wide range of residential conveyancing work, including buying and selling high value residential and leasehold property, as well as equity release transactions.  With over 30 years’ property experience in Cornwall, Kathy is an expert in considering and advising on a number of local issues that often arise in conveyancing transactions relating to radon, mundic and tin mining.

Charles French comments that “this promotion recognises Kathy’s hard work and commitment since joining the firm, including providing an excellent client service.  We look forward to Kathy leading our growing residential property team”.

Kathy is based in the Truro Office and can be reached at


Rachael Ash has joined the Residential Property team!

We are delighted to announce that Rachael Ash has joined the firm. Rachael is an experienced residential conveyancer well known to the Newquay area.

Helen Sennett has joined the Commercial Property team!

We are thrilled to announce the return of a familiar face to our Truro office - please join us in welcoming back Helen Sennett to our Commercial Property team!

Ben Birkett has been promoted to Director!

We are delighted to announce the promotion of Ben Birkett to the position of Director at Charles French & Co.

Emily Hunkin appointed as Head of our new Newbuild Team!

With extensive experience in the residential property sector, Emily is well-equipped to lead our team and bring valuable expertise to our clients.