Helen Corner has has been appointed as a partner in the corporate banking team at DWF.
Fieldings Porter has welcomed Liz Taylor to head up the private client team.
Jane Cox has been appointed as a partner at Knights LLP to lead its team supporting social
Knights LLP has welcomed Emyr Kerfoot as a partner in the commercial litigation team.
Kuits has promoted the following partners: Adam Hymes and Christopher Hardy in the commercial property team; David Marlor in the banking & real estate finance team; Daniel Fitzgerald in the litigation team; and Duncan McGregor in the residential property team.
Blackstone Solicitors in south Manchester has launched a new property department. Angela Bhaseen will lead the new department.
Maxwell Hodge has appointed Stephanie Walker as a paralegal in the commercial team.
Forbes Solicitors has announced that Lauren Smith, Jennifer Baines and Marion Ellis have all qualified after completing their training contracts with the firm.
Linder Myers has promoted commercial litigation solicitor Paul Magee to associate.
Nazia Nawaz has joined the civil litigation department at Fieldings Porter. Lucy Burton has qualified as a solicitor into the private client department whilst Alys Horton has qualified into the family department.
Jackson Canter, a QualitySolicitors firm, has appointed immigration supervisor Jackie Mason to its immigration team.
Rachael Leathley and Bethan Griffiths have qualified as solicitors at Cartmell Shepherd.
Jeanette Berry has been appointed as an associate at Garricks.
Brabners LLP has agreed terms to acquire Lawson Coppock & Hart with effect from 1st November 2014. The deal will add three consultants: Paul Lochery, Richard Rawsthorn and Eamonn Kelly.
Rebecca Pace has joined the agricultural and commercial teams at Butcher & Barlow.
Forster Dean has appointed Alison Ashworth as head of motoring law.
Simpson Millar has recruited Julie Robertson as a partner.