Sue Albini
      • Sue Albini
      • Solicitor, Head of Property
    • Contact

      • 01827 317088
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    • Departments

    • Address

      • Etchell House, Etchell Court,
      • Bonehill Road,
      • Tamworth,
      • Staffordshire,
      • B78 3HQ
      • 01827 317070
      • 01827 317080

Sue Albini

Solicitor, Head of Property

Sue Albini is a Director and Head of the Property Team at Pickerings Solicitors (Tamworth) Ltd. She is recognised as a Leading Individual in The Legal 500 2023, the directory of leading law firms.

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Sue has practised Commercial Property Law at Pickerings since 1997 and has provided leadership to our commercial and residential property teams for many years, always ensuring that legal work is carried out by the appropriate team member. Highly experienced, she is regarded by clients and peers as a leader in her field.

She personally undertakes a wide range of Commercial Property work and has particular expertise in complex development and funding matters. Clients range from those acquiring their own business premises to property investors and developers. A skilled negotiator, she regularly acts  on the other side of household name PLCs entering into contracts with our clients.

Sue’s detailed knowledge of commercial property law combined with broader commercial experience means that she has a sound understanding of the challenges facing business today. Clients benefit from her extensive experience and commercial approach.

Prior to her career change to the legal sector in 1995, Sue enjoyed a  highly successful scientific career, gaining MSc and PhD qualifications and was a research fellow at the University of Birmingham. The intellectual and analytical skills gained in her early career have been further honed by many years experience of complex commercial property matters.

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Sue is recommended in The Legal 500 2022

‘Sue Albini is just a mind of commercial property legal knowledge. Unbelievably thorough. A fantastic lawyer.’

A ‘fantastic commercial property team’, Pickerings Solicitors is focused on leasing, development and funding matters, also working in tangent with its commercial team to provide corporate support where necessary. ‘Standout’ practice head Sue Albini is ‘unbelievably thorough’ when engaged for residential development site projects and landlord and tenant work; she is supported by the ‘terrific’ Kate Pearce who provides distinguished knowhow in agricultural and equine property matters.

Sue was recommended in The Legal 500 2021.

Pickerings Solicitors' commercial property team, led by Sue, has 'significant expertise in advising landowners, investors and developers on land acquisitions, sales, property disposals and leasing'.

Pickerings Solicitors ‘leads the way in Tamworth and the surrounding area – it looks after is clients really well and provides the help and advice needed in urgent situations’. Director Sue Albini ‘has a depth of knowledge that is second to none’ – she advised a landowner on the sale of a site with planning permission for 800 homes to a developer for £31m, and separately advised the buyer of a £20m warehouse development. Other work concerns residential development acquisitions, as well as agricultural land and retail matters.


"Thank you for all your help during the last few years. It has been a long road with many fears and heartaches. One thing is for sure...our journey would have been much more difficult without your ongoing help, advice and guidance along the way.  Having "an angel on our shoulders" gave us hope that all would turn out well... and it has... thank you so much".

DP Nov 2022