Penningtons Manches LLP

Penningtons Manches is recognised as a top class provider of legal advice to the social housing sector. We establish dedicated, long-term relationships with clients that result in an innovative and commercially aware service. Our team is valued for its commitment to high standards of customer care and transparency of pricing.

We address the specific objectives of each client through our flair and technical expertise and offer a personal service founded on a strong team ethic. We are proud of the focused and personal service we offer to housing associations who rely on us to combine clear business-oriented advice with a sense of social responsibility.

Our clients include housing associations ranging from organisations with less than 1,000 homes to some of the largest housing providers in the country, local authorities, local housing companies, and private developers and consultants active in the sector.

The team is praised for its creative solutions, including actively seeking land and business opportunities for housing providers from the firm’s broad client base of institutional investors, house builders, developers and contractors. They are consistently top ranked in the leading legal directories which state:

“In terms of providing a good service, being easy to contact, and getting the best end results, Penningtons Manches has shown itself to be excellent.” Chambers & Partners

“Penningtons Manches LLP is ‘the firm of choice for many clients’ due to its ‘comprehensive and swift service combined with clear unequivocal advice and expansive legal expertise’ The Legal 500

Offer to our members

We run an extensive seminar training programme throughout the year on a range of legal topics for social housing professionals. For further details and your complimentary place, please contact