Katie Saunders

Katie Saunders

Partner and Head of Manchester Construction Practice at Trowers & Hamlins

Katie heads up the Trowers & Hamlins LLP Manchester construction team and has over 20 years of experience advising in the housing and regeneration sector.  Katie is particularly known for her work with housing providers in the UK in procuring regeneration, PFI and investment and asset management projects and she leads the firms Asset Management Group.

Katie has taken a passionate interest in encouraging diversity in the construction sector and has engaged with Alison Watson MBE on the Design Engineer Course for 11-18 year olds which teaches students all the skills they need to pursue a career in construction. Katie and her team designed and taught a construction law module to support the core learning and trialled the programme at St Ambrose and Barlow School in Salford.

Katie is ranked in Chambers and Legal 500 and is quoted as operating a respected practice in the extra care, regeneration and housing sector.  She is referred to as "demonstrating a brilliant grasp of the client's needs as well having excellent knowledge and wide experience of the construction and housing sector"