Clarke Willmott LLP has appointed Greg Saunders and Richard Moore as partners in the commercial litigation team.
Simon Morris has joined Stephens Scown as a partner in the corporate team.
Matthew Burgess is joining the education and charities team at Wasbrough Vizards.
Watkins Solicitors and Brain Sinnott have merged to form Watkins Solicitors incorporating Brain Sinnott. Beverley Watkins, senior partner at Watkins, will head the firm and John Sinnott, senior partner at Brain Sinnott, will become a consultant to the firm.
Sue Adams has been appointed at Steele Raymond as a partner in the tax team.
Charles Frank has joined Parker Bullen Solicitors as a partner in the company and commercial team.
Ashfords has expanded its intellectual property team with the recent qualification of Jenny Guild as a trade mark attorney.
Mowbray Woodwards has appointed David Powell as a solicitor in the business services team. Daniel Akers has also been welcomed as a paralegal.
Philippa Buckland has joined The Family Law Company as an associate solicitor.
David Culshaw has been appointed at Stephens Scown as an associate in the corporate team and will also head up the food and drink team.
Setfords Solicitors has opened an office in Ross on Wye headed by consultant David Taylor.
Parker Bullen Solicitors has welcomed Lin Cumberlin as a chartered legal executive in the family and relations department. Alison Daubney has also joined the conveyancing team.
Dulcie Wareham has been welcomed at The Stokes Partnership as a conveyancing executive.
Virginia Chalmers has joined Irwin Mitchell as a partner in the industrial disease practice.
Louisa Ghevaert has been welcomed at Michelmores as a partner and head of a specialist fertility and parenting law team.
Kane Kirkbridehas been appointed at TLT as a partner in the social housing team.
Corporate and commercial specialist, Lynne Rathbone has joined Browne Jacobson as a partner.
Irwin Mitchell has welcomed the following into the industrial disease practice; Virginia Chalmers as a partner, Isabelle Shelley as an associate solicitor, Leanne Leighton as a solicitor and Rachael Wilson as a litigation assistant.
Jordans Corporate Law Limited has appointed Helen Wright as an automotive specialist.
Rachel Cook has been welcomed at Michelmores as a consultant in the new fertility and parenting law team.
Davies and Partners has welcomed Claire-Elaine Arthurs as an associate in property litigation, Andrew Moodie as a solicitor in residential property and Mark Green as a licenced conveyancer.
Nadia Santry, a property specialist, has returned to Hughes Paddison.
Hayley Marles, an employment specialist, has returned to Tayntons as an associate.
Steele Raymond has welcomed Simone Ritchie as a senior associate in the dispute resolution team.