Tim Willis, Cherry Hancock, James Needham and Beth McArdle have all been promoted to partner by Shoosmiths whilst Stephen Cock and Craig Downhill have been promoted to senior associate.
Pinsents has promoted Neil Black and Nick Stones to Partner in the Birmingham office.
DLA Piper has made a number of promotions in its Birmingham office. Tim Lake and Ben Gorner have both become partner whilst Charlotte Duce and Imogen Noons become legal directors. Laura Cashmore, Tom Farrell, Anne Marie Wiseman, Rob Forsyth and Laura Taylor have all been made associates.
Spearing Waite has promoted Martin Smith to a full equity partner.
James Smith and Rachel Pennell have joined the Birmingham office of Freeth Cartwright.
Eversheds has recruited Ben Acheson and Vik Moothia to its Nottingham office.
Rothera Dowson has promoted Beth Jinks, Suzanne McAuley and Karen Hayward to associate.
Cobbetts has promoted Marie McMorrow to partner.
Victoria Jardine has been promoted to partner by Anthony Collins.
Sydney Mitchell has recruited Richard Cooper as an associate in the dispute resolution team.
Chris Allen-Jones has rejoined Harrison Clark as partner in the family team.
Dianne Bennett has joined Harvey Ingram LLP as a partner in the commercial dispute resolution team.
The Wilkes Partnership has recruited John Hughes as a planning litigation consultant whilst Hedley Adcock and Emma Hutchison have both been promoted to associate.
Paul Tubb has been appointed as a partner by Mander Cruickshank.
Michael Willis is now head of the commercial department at Park Woodfine Heald Mellows.
Tony Child and Ros Foster have moved their insurance and public risk team to Browne Jacobson LLP.
Howes Percival has recruited Tom Lawrence as a director in the estates team.
Harvey Ingram LLP has recruited Sarah Walker as a senior associate.
Browne Jacobson has promoted the following solicitors to partner: James Tait, Jonathan Hayden, Nick Mackenzie and Dawn Lobley.
Suki Hardy and Justin Winterbottom have both been promoted to partner by BrookStreet des Roches. The firm has also welcomed Simeon Fenn, Max Bartram and Thomas Platt.
Peter Lodge has joined the disease team of Russell Jones and Walker.
Lauren Greenhalgh has joined the family team at Howes Percival.
Andrew & Co has recruited Heather Bolden as a conveyancing paralegal.
Emma Veasey and John Measures have both been promoted to associate by Barratt Goff & Tomlinson.
Marie Batchelor has joined Birketts as a solicitor.
Alexa Holgate has rejoined Woollastons solicitors as solicitor and head of conveyancing.
Natalie Roach has joined De Marco Solicitors as a consultant.
Edward Sunderland has joined the banking and restructuring team of Pinsent Masons.
Higgs & Sons has recruited Claire Hamlin as an associate in the commercial property team.
Gateley has made a number of promotions in Birmingham. They are: Sarah McLoughlin, Jody Webb, Victoria Portman, Merran Sewall, Neil Warner, Helen Roberts and James Dyson who have all been promoted to associate.
Andrew Cowan and Elaine Huttley have both been promoted to senior associate.
Squire Sanders has recruited Graeme Bradley, Robert Norris, Richard Vaughan, Alex Johnson, Matthew Edwards and Matthew Crossley to the engineering and construction team.
Eversheds has promoted Rebecca Nicholas to partner.
James Taylor has been promoted to partner by Clyde & Co.
Patric Rouendaal has been promoted to partner by Kennedys.
Mfg Solicitors LLP has recruited Sarah Astbury as a partner in the commercial team.
Philip Roberts has been promoted to partner by Ellisons.
Craig Ridge is the new training partner at FBC Manby Bowdler.
Howes Percival has recruited Stuart Maggs as partner in the estates team.
Nick Wells has been promoted to partner by Flint Bishop.
Mary Morgan has become a partner in the wills and probate team of Hatchers.
DWF has recruited Rachael Browning as an associate in the banking and finance team.
Lodders Solicitors has recruited agricultural solicitor Robin Beckley.
Phil Pepper has joined Cummins Solicitors as senior associate.
Mairead McErlan has been promoted to partner by Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors.
Victoria Jardine has been promoted to partner by Anthony Collins Solicitors.
Paula Lawn has been promoted to partner by Leathes Prior.
Several new solicitors have joined the team at Ashton KCJ.
They are Julia Turner, Charlotte Mallett, Deborah Marshall, Stewart Morrison and Robert Tiffen.
Prettys Solicitors has recruited Jon Bloor as an associate in the corporate team.
Two NQ solicitors have also joined the firm. They are Samantha Wardell and Vikki Clark.
Mandip Bhachu has joined the family law team of Harvey Ingram LLP.
The firm has also promoted three solicitors: Julie Valance, Victoria Jones and Annabel Whittaker have been promoted to associates whilst Pina McAleer has been promoted to senior associate.
Clare Wiseman has become head of the family law team at George Green.
Flint Bishop has recruited Helen Edwards to the commercial dispute resolution team.
Rachael Kitchman has been promoted to associate by Graham & Rosen.
Dagmara Kulczykowska has been promoted to associate by Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors.
Fraser Dawbarns has recruited Janet Norris as a solicitor in the litigation team.
Philip Tillman has joined Anthony Collins Solicitors as an education consultant.
Joanne Vernon, Sandra Buxton and David Macey have all been promoted to associate by FBC Manby Bowdler.