"James Lawrence and Irene Bloch together make a great team. James’ knowledge and experience, combined with Irene’s diligence and fervour to protect her clients’ interests truly give confidence that we are getting a good service. They always take direction from us, whilst completing our view with advice formed by real-world experience."
Legal 500 2022
"You are always a reassuring voice at the end of the phone and such a help."
“Thank you so much again for everything it’s much appreciated, Viberts have been amazing!"
"We would like to say how wonderful you have been looking after us through this process. It's a tough time to move home, but the way in which you have helped, advised and supported us has been terrific. Thank you so much for not just what you have done but also the way you have done it."
Irene is a Trainee English Solicitor in the corporate department and specialises in property holding company sales and purchases in addition to having a strong background in a wide range of property transactions (both residential and commercial).
On a day to day basis, Irene’s work includes assisting clients with drafting company documents, company due diligence, leases, property purchases and sales, registered and unregistered loans over freehold, flying freehold, share transfer property as well as other assets. Irene also assists with company migrations, trust instruments, and other corporate matters.
Having completed her Legal Practice Course with distinction while working full time, Irene is currently undertaking her final training seat in the corporate department and will qualify as an English Solicitor by the end of 2021.
Irene is originally from Vienna and is fluent in English, French, and German. After completing her undergraduate combined English and French law degree with integrated Master’s in European Law at the universities of Exeter and Rennes, Irene returned to Exeter to further specialise with a Master’s degree in International Commercial and Maritime Law.
Irene is recognised as a ‘Key Lawyer’ by the Legal 500 UK 2022 edition.
Outside of work, Irene enjoys cooking and travelling and is delighted to have successfully completed the Island walk this year with only one (!) blister.