Kirsty Morbey has joined the family department at the Glossop office of Davis Blank Furniss.
Clarke Willmott has welcomed Emma Hamnett as a solicitor in the employment team.
Lucy Nicol has been promoted to head of the Court of Protection team at Pannone.
Andy Bates and Monica Brij have both been promoted to partner by Addleshaw Goddard.
Peter Unsworth has left Keoghs to join Clyde & Co as a partner.
Pannone has welcomed Anthony Clare as a finance director.
Chris Binns has joined Hill Dickinson as a solicitor in the mental health and social care team.
Gateley has welcomed Richard Healey as partner, Vicki Bates as associate and Danielle Haston as solicitor in the corporate recovery team.
Craig Oldale and James Skivington have joined Kuits as solicitors whilst Kathryn Parrish has been retained by the firm as a solicitor upon successful completion of her training contract.
James Maguire & Co has welcomed Henry Venables and Lisa Brown as associates.
Napthens has welcomed Siobhan Turner as a legal assistant in the rural team.
Andrew Millar has joined Brabners as partner in the corporate team.
Shoosmiths has promoted Karen Proctor and James Wynne to partner whilst Alex Lilley and Helen Collinge have both been promoted to senior associate.
Berrymans Lace Mawer has made a number of partnership promotions across its Liverpool and Manchester offices. Mark Chetwood and Mark Eisen have both been promoted to partner in Liverpool whilst Michael Appleby, Sarah Cartlidge, Garry Diver and Michelle Flint have all been promoted to partner in Manchester.
Simon Winnard has been appointed as director of healthcare fraud at Keoghs.
Slater Heelis has welcomed April Long as the firm’s first ever legal apprentice.
Claire Horton has left John Pickering to join Pannone as a partner in the clinical negligence team.
Napthens has recruited Tom Smith as a solicitor in the litigation and dispute resolution team.
Clive Mackintosh has been appointed as the new head of employment law at Birchall Blackburn.
Bermans has welcomed experienced Steve Kuncewicz as an IP and media lawyer.
Claire Quinn has been promoted to partner by Irwin Mitchell whilst Janet Sandford becomes an associate director.
Catherine Hylton has joined Marsden Rawsthorn as an associate in the commercial property team.
Daniel Draper has been promoted to equity partner by Farleys.
Paul Rimmer has joined DWF as partner and office head in Liverpool.
Richard Robinson has joined Napthens as a solicitor in the corporate team.
Shefali Talukdar of Clough & Willis has joined the Board of Trustees of Forever Manchester.
Kate Bouchier has been promoted to partner by Trowers & Hamlins.
Jennifer Penman has been promoted to partner by Alfred Newton Solicitors.
Hugh Jones has left Pannone and established Hugh Jones Solicitors in Manchester. Rachel Dobson has joined the firm as a director.
Kathryn Gibson has joined Alfred Newton Solicitors as head of the mental health team meanwhile Janet Davies has joined the firm as a solicitor in the private client team.
Julie Thomas has joined Maxwell Hodge as a paralegal.
Claire Palmer has joined Slater Heelis as marketing manager.
Simon Wallwork and John Hyde have joined Weightmans as partners.
Michael Hunter has joined Addleshaw Goddard as a partner.
Lucy Nicol has been promoted to head of the court of protection team at Pannone.
Ward Hadaway has welcomed Harriet Sutherland as a solicitor in the corporate finance team.
A number of real estate specialists from DLA Piper have joined the team at Irwin Mitchell. They are Claire Quinn and Vanessa Rickard, Paul Barnard, Chris Perrin, Emma Poole and Matthew Dunn.
Browne Jacobson has welcomed lawyer Katie Scott to the commercial dispute resolution team.
Claire Kenyon has joined Fieldings Porter as a newly qualified solicitor in the family team.
Helen Croxford has been appointed as a trainee dento-legal advisor at the Dental Law Partnership.