John Cleaveley has been appointed as a partner in construction at Weightmans.
Mills & Reeve has welcomed corporate partner Philip Treanor who joins from Pannone.
Shoosmiths has appointed two new planning partners who are Lisa Tye and Kathryn Jump.
Taylors Solicitors has promoted Emma Swan to employment partner.
Aldridge Brownlee has welcomed Owen Baker as head of its residential conveyancing team.
Freeth Cartwright has appointed Patrick Keown as a partner in the banking and finance team.
Pauline Rigby has been promoted to partner in the business law team at Forbes solicitors.
Gorvins solicitors has announced that Mark Deverell has been elected senior partner.
Mills & Reeve has appointed family solicitor Rebecca Nolan and associate Kim Aucott to the firm.
JMW solicitors has appointed Matthew Whyatt to its insolvency team.
Taylors Solicitors has appointed Roger Clayson as an associate in its commercial property.
Nicola Beneduce and Nick Holgate have been promoted to associate solicitors in the commercial property and insurance departments at Forbes solicitors.
Harrison Drury LLP has promoted Colin Fenny and David Filmer to director.
Potter Rees has appointed Richard Edwards as a senior solicitor specialising in clinical negligence and personal injury.
Cartmell Shepherd has promoted solicitors Tim Boardman and Rachael Stephenson to associate.
Vincents Solicitors has appointed Jennifer Larton who will provide residential conveyancing, wills and probate services.
Gorvins solicitors has welcomed associate solicitor Kathryn Hulmes to its family team.
Michael Balmer and Gary Broadfield have been promoted to partner at Garstangs Burrows Bussin.
Joanne Raisbeck has joined Hill Dickinson as a solicitor in the family team.
Irwin Mitchell has appointed Laura Mitchell as a solicitor in the banking and finance team.
Zelda Gornall has qualified as a solicitor into the medical and clinical negligence team at Birchall Blackburn.
Stephensons Solicitors has welcomed Liam Goggin into the personal injury department.
Chris Mathews has joined Vincents Solicitors as a consultant and head of private client services. Donna Matthews has also joined as a private client legal executive and Angela Hoggarth as senior conveyancer.
Jennifer Wilkinson has joined Forbes Solicitors as a solicitor in the wills, probate, tax and trusts team.
SGI Legal has welcomed Mark Ellis as a serious injury team leader.
Zoe Tremeer-Holme has been appointed as a family solicitor at Burnetts Solicitors.
JMW has welcomed Mathew Whyatt into the corporate recovery and insolvency team.
Weightmans has welcomed Andrew Roberts as a partner in commercial dispute resolution. Simon Colvin has also joined as partner in the environment team, whilst Gillian Hulme has been appointed to associate.
Ian McConkey has been appointed as regional senior partner in professional and commercial risk at DAC Beachcroft. Robert Moss has also been appointed as a partner in the real estate team.
DWF has made a number of promotions in its Manchester and Liverpool offices: Ian Macalister, Phil D’Netto, Stuart Poole, Tom Higson, Andrew O’Connell and Mark Treacher are appointed to insurance partner; whilst Paul Inman is promoted to real estate partner.
O’Connors has appointed corporate finance lawyer John Spofforth as a partner.
Tony Fitzmaurice has been appointed as group director at Davitt Jones Bould.
Berg has appointed Joanne Cookson as an associate solicitor in real estate.
Saima Zaman has been promoted at Roberts Jackson to associate solicitor in the finance, costs and enforcement departments.
Lee Norman has been promoted to associate partner in commercial litigation at DWF. Andrew Monks has also been promoted to associate partner in insurance.
McHale & Co has welcomed FA registered lawyer, Alexander Guede to the sports division. John Nattrass has also joins as a consultant.
Sian Cross, Lisa Stavropoulos, Chris Downey, Michael Pease and Lee Foulser have all been promoted to director at DWF in Manchester. James Campbell and Graham Smith are both also promoted to directors in the Liverpool office.
Stowe Family Law LLP has welcomed solicitor Jane Gray to the wills, trusts and probate team.
Claire Allen and Laura Campbell have qualified as solicitors at Scott Rees.
Pauline Rigby has been promoted to partner in the business law team at Forbes Solicitors.
Paul Hughes has been appointed as a director in the casualty risks team at Bond Dickinson.
BHP Law has welcomed solicitor Jo Anderson, chartered legal executive Brian Tully and paralegal
Lucy Fenwick to the conveyancing team. Paul Collingwood has recently completed the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.