Ince & Co has appointed Nuno Frota as a partner in its transactional energy practice.
Holman Fenwick Willan has appointed Adam Strong as a partner in the insurance and reinsurance practice.
Bates Wells Braithwaite has appointed Gillian Roche-Saunders as a partner.
Winckworth Sherwood has expanded its real estate team with the appointment of partner Alan Duncan.
Dentons has appointed Jonathan Cantor as a partner in the corporate practice.
Shoosmiths has launched a new family law team with the hire of two partners with extensive experience in high net worth work. Joining are Juliette Peters and Jay Patel.
BLM has appointed Carys Oatham as a partner in its product liability team.
Payne Hicks Beach has recruited partner Nick Sayers. Sayers specialises in corporate finance, predominantly advising on mergers and acquisitions and listings on AIM.
White & Case has appointed Jonathan Parry as a partner in its global capital markets practice.
Reed Smith has announced the appointment of US securities partner Daniel Winterfeldt as a partner in the financial industry group.
Paul Hastings has appointed James Taylor as a partner.
Irina Tymczyszyn has joined the international arbitration and public international law practice at Chadbourne & Parke LLP.
Sullivan & Cromwell has announced that Richard Pollack has become managing partner of the firm’s London office.
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has launched a UK construction disputes group with the recruitment of James Bremen.
Browne Jacobson has appointed a new partner, Simon Charlton, to its health practice.
Freeths has appointed banking lawyer James Dyson as a partner.
Anthony Collins Solicitors has appointed Olwen Dutton as partner and head of local government.
Rachel Bennett is joining Flint Bishop as a partner. Bennett is a specialist corporate solicitor.
mfg Solicitors has welcomed litigation and dispute resolution specialist Sarah Coyne, who now heads up the personal injury and clinical negligence department.
Knights Professional Services Limited has appointed Karen Harrison as a partner.
Fraser Dawbarns has announced that Deborah Allen will be the firm’s new senior partner.
Lorna Townsend has joined the employment law team at Birketts as an investigations and employee relations consultant.
Barr Ellison has recruited Emma Truin to lead the firm’s personal injury team.
JMP Solicitors has appointed Sonia Braybrook to head up the business services division. Meanwhile, Alan Carley has been appointed to lead the conveyancing team.
Lodders has welcomed Josy Haigh to the firm’s real estate team.
Hatch Brenner has appointed Paul Kirby as a senior litigation executive in its dispute resolution department.
Else Solicitors has welcomed newly-qualified solicitor Gemma Gallimore. She joins the corporate and commercial team.
Greene & Greene has appointed three new solicitors: Greg Jones is an employment lawyer; Megan Radcliffe advises on commercial and corporate matters; whilst Kate Struthers advises on commercial litigation, property disputes and insolvency.
Emma Stearman has qualified into the family department at Fraser Dawbarns. She deals with divorce proceedings, issues relating to finances and children, cohabitation matters and deeds of separation.
Blythe Liggins has appointed solicitor Jaz Virk to its wills and probate department.
Harrison Clark Rickerbys has appointed Sam Payne as a partner and head of insolvency.
Nelsons has promoted family specialist Kelvin Henderson to partner, together with independent financial advisor Andy Hammond.
Lyons Davidson has made a number of senior appointments in the Solihull office including Heather Fleming who has been made a senior associate and Joseph Winstanley who has been made an associate.
Metcalfe Copeman & Pettefar has appointed solicitor Amy Browning to its wills and probate team in Thetford.