Stevens & Bolton has appointed the following to partners; Gary Parnell in the commercial department, Stephen Rockhill in the construction department and Lloyd Davey in the employment, immigration and pensions practice.
Kelly Greig has been welcomed as a partner in the private client department at Clarke Willmott.
BP Collins has promoted Alison Taylor as a partner in the commercial property department.
Matthew Newman has been promoted to partner in the corporate and finance department at Thomas Eggar. Paula James has also been promoted to partner in the private client department.
Jeremy Ferris has been promoted to partner in the property disputes and contested wills and trusts team at Furley Page.
Duncan Lewis has opened a new office in Croydon. The office will be staffed by director Kathy Walker, housing director Dianne Cowie & litigation directors Anthony Okumah, Julie Leslie, Sobashni De Silva and David Head.
Coffin Mew LLP has opened a new office in Brighton. The office is led by partner Nick Leavey. Amy Richardson has joined the office as an employment associate and Elizabeth Gibbons joins as office manager.
Jonathan Smithers has been appointed as a senior partner at Cooper Burnett.
Simon Braun and Angela Byrne have been promoted to partners in the dispute resolution team at Miller Rosenfalck.
Stevens & Bolton has promoted the following to senior associate; Matthew Carman in tax and trusts, Elaine O’Hare in IP, Jackie Penlington in immigration and Catherine Penny in employment.
Ashley Barnes has been appointed as a senior associate in the commercial property department at Clifton Ingram LLP.
Rebecca Tinham has joined Keystone Law as a commercial litigator.
Clarke & Son has appointed Simon Pook as head of the residential property department.
Blandy & Blandy has promoted the following to associate; Charity and commercial law solicitor Rosie Brass and family solicitors Jessica Reid and Siobhan Baillie.
Katherine Wagg has been appointed as an assistant solicitor in the dispute resolution team at Eric Robinson Solicitors on the completion of her training contract. Emma Dinsdale has also been welcomed to the team as a legal executive.
Lisa Downs has been appointed as a partner in the commercial team at Rawlison Butler.
Pitmans has announced that Christopher Avery is stepping down as managing partner. The role is succeeded by John Hutchinson, former head of the corporate department.
Paul Dungate has been welcomed at Stevens Drake as a partner and head of business law.
Pitmans has promoted the following to director; Sarah Potter and Marcus McCluggage in commercial property, Hannah Wright and Stacey Jones in dispute resolution and insolvency & restructuring and Matt Heyworth in matrimonial.
Adina Milleare has qualified as a solicitor at Thompson Smith & Puxon and will work with the dispute resolution and corporate & commercial teams.
Daniel Chalmers has been appointed at Moore Blatch as a solicitor in the family team.
Parrott & Coales LLP has welcomed Jane Cooper and Izzy Jaques as solicitors in the residential conveyancing department.
Pinney Talfourd LLP has welcomed Amy Leite and Damian Pitts as solicitors in the dispute resolution team.
Family Law Partners has appointed Sarah Jelly as a consultant in the family team.
Simon Slater has been appointed at Thomson Snell & Passmore as the firms first CEO.
Mark Day has been appointed as the new chief executive at Verisona Law.