Pinsent Masons has appointed Gareth Phillips as a partner.
CMS has announced the appointment of Stephen Millar as the firm’s next managing partner. The firm has also announced the appointment of Duncan Weston as CMS executive partner for global development with effect from 1st May 2016.
DWF has appointed David Kidman as a partner in the firm’s insurance team. It has also appointed partner Alasdair Outhwaite to its national corporate practice.
Fieldfisher has appointed Azad Ali as a partner in the financial services regulatory practice. It has also recruited a three partner life sciences patent litigation team which is lead by Diana Sternfeld.
TLT has appointed Russell Kelsall as a financial services regulatory partner.
BLM has appointed a new partner Laura Trezise to its occupational disease team.
Slater & Gordon has announced that Neil Kinsella is to retire from the firm.
Lewis Silkin has appointed media & entertainment specialist, J. Alan Davis, as a consultant in its media, brands & technology team.
RPC Consulting has appointed Chris Carson as a partner in its management consultancy services.
Wiggin has appointed David Naylor as a partner and co-head of its technology practice. Naylor specialises in working with technology, media, communications and IP-focused businesses and investors.
Withers has appointed corporate lawyer Oleg Shvander as a partner.
Clyde & Co has appointed Ralph Cox as a partner in its intellectual property group.
Latham & Watkins has announced that Jonathan Parker will join the firm as a partner in the antitrust & competition practice.
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has announced that commercial litigator Paul Friedman will be joining the firm as a partner.
Vinson & Elkins has appointed Paul Dunbar as a corporate partner.
Wedlake Bell has appointed Leah Freeman and Graham Atkins as partners in the commercial property and planning team.
Ernst & Young has announced the appointment of Richard Goold to its UK legal services business.
Hudgell Solicitors has appointed a new partner, Amanda Stevens. She specialises in clinical negligence and personal injury.
Bonelli Erede Pappalardo has appointed Massimiliano Danusso as a partner and managing partner of its London office.
The planning and Parliamentary team at Pinsent Masons has appointed associate Peter Cole and solicitor Matt Carpenter.
Fieldfisher has appointed former Loeb & Loeb partner Tom Guida, a senior US entertainment lawyer specialising in digital content and media, as counsel in its media practice. It has also appointed Andrew Patten as a director in the pension’s team.
Lewis Silkin has welcomed Paul Winter to the firm’s real estate and development team.
Sacker & Partners has appointment specialist pensions lawyer Jacqui Reid as an associate director.
Keystone Law has appointed property lawyer and notary public Susan Anand. It has also welcomed Jonathan Hadley-Piggin who joins the firm as a consultant solicitor in the marine team.
Mackrell Turner Garrett has appointed a new solicitor, Manisha Hurchurn, to its family law team
David Farmer has joined PwCLegal’s pension’s team. He has a particular focus on advising companies about the management of their pension liabilities.
Hodge Jones & Allen has expanded its civil liberties team with the appointment of two solicitors who specialise in actions against the police. Saoirse Kerrigan and Joanna Bennett join.
Bonelli Erede Pappalardo has welcomed a number of lawyers. They include Gianpaolo Garofalo, Francesca Marchetti, Stefania Aristei and Sara Cerrone. They join the firm’s banking and finance team.
Insurance firm Horwich Farrelly Solicitors has announced the appointment of its new chairman; John O’Roarke.