Chris Radford, a restructuring partner at Gateley, has been appointed as chair of R3 in the Midlands. Radford has over 25 years’ experience in corporate recovery.
Harrison Clark Rickerbys’ equine team has expanded with the addition of Esther Stirling. Stirling has over 10 years of litigation expertise.
George Green has promoted three new partners, Clare Lang (corporate), James Bird (commercial), and Morgan Rees (dispute resolution).
Buckles Solicitors LLP has announced that partner Paul Branch, head of the Peterborough office’s contentious probate team, is now an associate member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists. Branch has specialised in property and trust disputes work for more than 10 years.
Cleggs Solicitors has welcomed Jayne Harrison as a director and head of the employment team.
Ashton KCJ has appointed Joanne Sandwell (agriculture) and Anna Mortensen (commercial property) as associates in the Cambridge office. Meanwhile, the firm has appointed Mariam Alipour (dispute resolution) and Joanna Cotgrove (family) as solicitors.
Wright Hassall has appointed procurement specialist Suzannah Lucas as a senior associate.
Ansons Solicitors has announced three promotions at the firm. Jagdip Bains has been promoted from associate solicitor to senior associate in the dispute resolution team. Jamie Gill has been promoted from solicitor to associate solicitor in the corporate team. Meanwhile, Emma Benniston has qualified into the corporate department.
Medical negligence specialist Rachel Bowen, a senior associate at Davies & Partners in Birmingham, has been reaccredited onto the Law Society’s Clinical Negligence Scheme.
Bowcock & Pursaill has appointed solicitor Michael Rothwell as a consultant dealing with commercial and residential property matters.
Leathes Prior has welcomed employment solicitor Gareth Stevens to the firm as an associate.
Jemma Jones has joined the dispute resolution team at Lanyon Bowdle.
Greenwoods Solicitors LLP has appointed senior solicitor May Ozga. She has joined the commercial property team.