Bal is a senior associate in the commercial real estate team and advises clients on a wide range of commercial developments.
In September 2019, Bal joined Square One Law as a senior associate in the commercial real estate team. Bal trained at Trowers and Hamlins LLP in Manchester and qualified into their construction team, where she worked for a further two years before moving to the North East in 2008.
Prior to joining Square One Law, Bal worked in the construction and commercial team at Watson Burton. Bal has extensive experience in drafting, reviewing or negotiating construction contracts including; building contracts, framework agreements, professional appointments, development contracts, performance bonds, collateral warranties, deeds of novation and parent company guarantees.
Bal is listed in the 2019 edition of the Chambers guide due to her experience in construction and is described as “an enthusiastic and diligent lawyer who is tenacious in getting to the right conclusions.” She offers experience advising on the full scope of construction documentation for clients such as civil engineers, subcontractors and education institutions.
She advises a diverse range of clients including employers, consultants, building contractors, funders and suppliers on commercial developments as well as developments in the housing, healthcare and education sector. Bal also has experience in providing procurement advice to a number of housing associations and public sector clients.