DAC Beachcroft has welcomed partner Martin Paxton. Paxton is a professional indemnity specialist and joins the professional and commercial risk team.
Clarke Willmott has appointed John Flint as a partner and head of the North West dispute resolution team.
JMW solicitors has welcomed commercial litigation partner Michael Kennedy.
Napthens has appointed Kate Mallaband as a commercial property partner.
Gateley plc has announced that Richard Cowan is joining the firm’s banking and finance team as a senior associate.
Oglethorpe Sturton Gillibrand has welcomed newly-qualified Charlotte Russell to the firm on the successful completion of her training contract. She joins the property team.
Irwin Mitchell has appointed real estate specialist Roy Beckett as its regional managing partner.
Shoosmiths has announced the appointment of four new partners in its real estate team; Barbara Rollin, Daniel Hargreaves, Richard Outhwaite and Russell Davidson.
Aaron & Partners has announced that Mark Briegal has been appointed to the executive board.
Horwich Farrelly Solicitors has appointed Tony McLoughlin and Alistair Graham as partners.
Napthens has appointed construction and engineering senior associate Leigh Child.
Hannah Bibby has joined Kirwans Solicitors as a legal clerk.
Harrison Drury LLP has appointed three new solicitors to its property and litigation teams; Allan Sumner, Mike Fetherstone and David Barnes.
Baines Wilson has appointed Hannah Bradley as a solicitor in the dispute resolution and litigation department.
Social housing specialist Sarah Mansfield has joined the specialist housing team at Forbes Solicitors.
KBL Solicitors has appointed Charlotte Beck as head of divorce & family law.
Conveyancing solicitor Jennifer McPhee has been appointed to the residential property team at Vincents Solicitors.
Freeths has appointed Simon Ellis as a director in the litigation team.
Forbes Solicitors has appointed solicitor Adrienne Baker to their family law department.
Land Law LLP has appointed Patricia Mellody as a senior litigation solicitor.
Greg Gardner-Boyes has joined KBL as a consultant.
TLT has appointed Jason Cropper as a regulatory partner.
Solicitor Deborah Turner has joined the commercial property team at Napthens.
DTM Legal LLP has appointed Guy Thomas as an associate in its construction team.
Trowers & Hamlins has announced that Lynn James will return to the firm as a partner in the property litigation and disputes resolution team.
Daniel Walker has joined MLP Law as a legal director and head of employment law.