Hill Dickinson has appointed James Purves as a partner in the commercial property department.
Mills & Reeve has promoted Ben Hardman to partner in the insurance disputes team.
TLT has promoted James Chadwick as a partner in the financial services department and David Gardner as a partner in the technology and IP department.
Irwin Mitchell has welcomed Andrew Ashley Taylor as a pensions partner.
Oliver McCann has been appointed as head of the East Lancashire office at Napthens.
Kirsty Tinsley-Fenney has been appointed as a commercial property partner at FDR Law.
Emma McGlinchey has been welcomed at Knights Professional Services Limited as a property development partner.
Freshfields has appointed Anup Kollanethu as director for its combined legal and business services centre.
DWF has appointed Chris Henshaw as a director in the real estate practice.
Nicola Beneduce has been appointed as a solicitor in the commercial property department at Harrison Drury LLP. Isabel Macias Rial has also been appointed as a solicitor.
Alex Hodgson has been appointed as a finance director at Keoghs.
Georgia Briscoe has been promoted to head of the medical negligence team at Fletchers Solicitors.
Jefferies Solicitors has made a number of new appointments to its compensation team. They are; litigation executives Jenny Fenton, Rebecca Shippam, solicitor Sonia Alexiou and Lisa Kelsall, David Woolmer, Adela Royle and Kane Smith.
Linder Myers has appointed Charlotte Ashworth as a solicitor in the trusts and estates team. Helen Saunders has also been appointed as an assistant residential conveyancing solicitor.
Fieldings Porter has promoted William Birtwell, Laura Leech, Nazia Nawaz and Stephen Topping to associates.
Kippax Beaumont Lewis has appointed Gillian Hindle as a solicitor in the commercial property team.
Clyde & Co has welcomed Liam Buckley and Stelios Coutsavlis as partners.
Hill Dickinson has appointed Paul Walsh as a partner in the commercial litigation team.
JMW Solicitors has appointed Derek Millard-Smith as a partner in the business crime and regulation team. Mike Blood has also been welcomed as a partner and head of corporate.
Trowers & Hamlins has welcomed Richard St John Williams as a partner in the housing and regeneration team.
BLM has welcomed Anthony French as a partner.
Forbes Solicitors has appointed Craig Liversidge as a partner in the Crown Court department.
Taylors Solicitors has appointed Peter Byrne as an employment partner.
Napthens has welcomed Anthony Fox as a member of the employment and HR team.
Napthens has launched a HR service which will be known as HR3 OnSite and has welcomed two HR professionals, Nicola Mason and Katie Waddington who will be consultants.
Lynne Cook has been appointed at FDR Law as an associate solicitor in the commercial department.
Eve Austin has been welcomed as a solicitor in the wills and probate team at Birchall Blackburn.
Jeanette Aspinall has been welcomed as an associate and head of the medical negligence team at Scott Rees & Co.