Ballymore has signed up Birmingham’s largest office pre-let at its Snowhill scheme in the city.

Birmingham-based solicitor Wragge & Co has signed up to take 250,000 sq ft of offices at Two Snowhill, the second office building at Ballymore’s 1m sq ft mixed-use Snowhill development.

Wragge’s will move from its existing office at 55 Colmore Row in the city into the 14 storey scheme 2011.

Ian Metcalfe, managing partner of Wragge & Co, said: ‘It reflects our position as a leading UK law firm and will provide us with the long-term flexibility to adapt and grow as our clients require.’

Ballymore will start on site on the 320,000 sq ft building in June with completion due in 2011. The Siddell Gibson designed scheme includes building one, where KPMG has signed up to take a 120,000 sq ft, and building three which includes the city’s first five-star hotel.

DTZ and Atisreal acted for Wragge & Co and CB Richard Ellis and Colliers CRE are the letting agents at Snowhill.