Palmers Solicitors has appointed Ali Chouhdry as a solicitor in the residential property department based in the Thurrock office.
Jennifer Herbert has joined the family law team at Pinney Talfourd LLP as an associate solicitor and is based in the Upminster office.
Prettys Solicitors has made a number of appointments in the Chelmsford office. Raunuk Wahiwala joins the residential property department and Natalie Smith joins the estates team as a consultant. Meanwhile, Sophie Harriman has joined the family team and advises on divorce, financial matters, cohabitation and pre and post marital matters.
Louisa Bagley has been made a salaried partner at Bernard Chill & Axtell.
Knights Solicitors has promoted Joshua Quinn to partner and he will take over the running and development of the criminal and regulatory practice.
Furley Page has appointed Ethan Desai as a senior associate in its agriculture and rural business team.
BL Claims Solicitors has appointed James Wood to its personal injury team as a senior associate
Lamb Brooks has announced that Danielle Taylor has qualified as a solicitor after completing her training contract with the firm. She joins the family department as an assistant solicitor. The employment team of the firm has welcomed associate solicitor Elizabeth Whitehead.
Knights Solicitors has launched a family law department and appointed associate Vicky Gallier to head up the department.