Property expert rejoins Hine Downing


Law firm Hine Downing has welcomed the return of solicitor John Rutherford back into its property team.

Rutherford has been dealing with real estate transactions for more than 25 years and handles all aspects of residential property including sales, purchases, re-mortgaging and equity release loans. He also steers development site acquisitions and disposal transactions.

“It’s great to be back with Hine Downing after a decade working with other property departments,” he said.

Hine Downing partner, Diana Standen, added: “The Cornish housing market continues to flourish with Falmouth a particular hot spot where demand remains very strong.

“We are delighted to welcome John back to the firm, particularly in this climate. As a colleague he is very experienced in all aspects of residential property work and is a popular and valued addition to our busy property team.”