Simon England – formerly of Napthens – has joined the commercial property team at Harrison Drury.
Mark Ellis from Duncan Gibbins Solicitors has joined SGI Legal within the management team.
Napthens has announced the appointment of Matthew Tomlinson from DLA Piper to the business recovery team.
Irwin Mitchell has announced a series of promotions: Hannah Saxe, Keith Cundall, Maria Walker, Stephanie Francis, Michael Flanagan, Glenn Walker and David Shirt have all been promoted to associate.
Saima Zaman has been promoted to associate at Roberts Jackson Solicitors.
Browne Jacobson, Manchester has announced that Dr Andrew Peel will be joining the health team from Hill Dickinson. Heather Caddy from the firms Sheffield office will also join the team.
Michael Mousdale from Trowers & Hamlins has joined the commercial property team at DWF Manchester. The firm has also appointed Colin Murray as senior associate.
Clough & Willis has appointed associate solicitor Guy Lachlan within its commercial and corporate team.
Stephensons Solicitors LLP has welcomed three solicitors to the team following the completion of their training contracts with the firm. Ryan Bradshaw joins the commercial litigation team, Lauren Evans joins the private client team and David Kitchen has joined the residential conveyancing team.
Lesley Gill has been promoted to team director at Myers Lister Price.
Paul Ellaby has been welcomed to the Manchester office of Ward Hadaway from EOS Law. Paul joins as a partner.
Pensions specialist Mark Poulson from DWF has secured the position of partner at Weightmans in Liverpool.
Matthew Colllings formerly of Eversheds has joined Squire Sanders as senior associate.
Senior clinical negligence lawyer Sue Taylor from JMW Solicitors has joined Fletchers.
Shakina Sakeria joins the personal injury department at Stephensons from Ralli.
Solicitors Helen Law and Stacy Fox have been welcomed at Pearson Solicitors. Helen joins the private client team, while Stacy joins the family team.
Newly qualified solicitor Nick Jones has joined the medical negligence team at JMW Solicitors.
Tilly Bailey & Irvine has announced that Gemma Smith has joined the commercial litigation team.