Rhian Vandrill has been appointed as a partner in the health and care team at Mills & Reeve.
Browne Jacobson has re-appointed Iain Blatherwick as managing partner for a further three year term. Tom Armstrong has also been appointed as a partner in the health team.
Shakespeares has appointed Aye Limbin Glassey as a partner in the employment team.
Wright Hassall has promoted the following to partner; Steve Halkett in corporate finance, Dawn Reynolds in property dispute and Barry Sankey in commercial property.
Philip Chapman has been promoted to partner at Wall James Chappell.
Symes Bains Broomer has announced a strategic conveyancing partnership with Fitzalan Partners.
Taylor Rose Law has opened a new office in Market Harborough which will offer property and employment law advice. The office will be led by Melanie Jones and the employment team will be overseen by Luke Hutchings.
Gemma Turton has been appointed as a partner in the commercial team at Maples Solicitors
Amy Keogh has been welcomed at Irwin Mitchell as a solicitor in restructuring and insolvency.
Camini Kumar has been welcomed at Penningtons Manches as a barrister in the family team.
Trowers & Hamlins has retained James Ignotus as a solicitor in contentious construction after qualifying in March 2015.
Paul Mountain has been welcomed as a consultant in the commercial property team at mfg Solicitors.
Sarah Wood has been promoted to senior associate and Michael Brown to associate at SGH Martineau LLP. Sarah Nash has also been welcomed as a senior associate in the private client team.
Rachel Ashwood has been appointed as a senior associate in the employment team at Taylor Vinters. Satinder Mander has also been welcomed as an associate in the commercial real estate team and Stephen Patch as a senior associate in the private client team.
Private client specialists Vicki Bennett and Liliana Mahon have been welcomed at Meridian Private Client LLP.
DBS Law has welcomed Sarah Venables as a solicitor in employment law.
Anne Lewis of Lanyon Bowdler has been certified as a member of the Law Society’s family law accreditation scheme.
Paragon Law has welcomed Stewart MacLachlan into the human rights team. Mark Lilley-Tams, head of the personal immigration department has been selected as an independent funding adjudicator of the Legal Aid Agency.
David Ellis has been welcomed as a solicitor in the litigation team at Wall James Chappell.