Browne Jacobson has appointed a new senior partner. Derek Bambury, partner and head of business and professional risk, will succeed outgoing senior partner William Colacicchi when his final term comes to an end on 1st May 2013.
Richard Miller has joined Browne Jacobson as a retail property consultant.
Nelsons Solicitors has welcomed Melanie Bridgen as a partner in the family team.
James Larmour has joined Freeth Cartwright as a partner.
Rupert Hawke has been appointed as the new managing director of Cartwright King.
Kian Golestani has joined Sydney Mitchell as a consultant solicitor.
Thomas Horton has welcomed Lisa Johnson as director of commercial property and Anila Naeem as a family solicitor.
Berrymans Lace Mawer has promoted Martin Smith and Matthew Stanton to partners.
Knights Solicitors has welcomed Clare Roberts as an energy associate.
Ben Turner has joined Shoosmiths as a partner in the corporate team whilst Alex Jones has joined as a partner in the real estate team.
Philippa O’Neill has joined Spearing Waite as an associate in the commercial dispute resolution team whilst Dipti Patel joins the team as an assistant.
Brady Solicitors has welcomed Amy Hope-Smith as a solicitor.
Luke Daniels has been promoted to partner by Irwin Mitchell.
Kian Golestani has been appointed as a consultant solicitor by Sydney Mitchell.
Helen Burgess and Paul Kirkpatrick have been promoted to partner by Shoosmiths whilst Emma Dolphin, Aaron Harlow, Erica Simpson, Joe Stephenson, Robert Laugharne, Siobhan Atkin, Simon Fennell, Sarah Lovell, Hayley Saunders, Sharine Burgess, Kate Barry and Sarah Livestro have all been promoted to associates.
Colin Gibson has joined Charles Russell as a partner. Julie Sharp and Emily Goodwin have both joined the firm as associates in the property team.
Jonathan Crookham has joined the private client team at Andrew Jackson as a solicitor.
Prettys Solicitors has welcomed Rebecca Palmer as a solicitor in the construction team.
Kristel Georgeou and Gursharan Bunger have both joined DBS Law as solicitors.
Charles Fletcher and Rhys Williams have joined Taylor Vinters as partners.
BPE has welcomed Dale Williams as a partner in the corporate team.
Douglas Godwin has joined Lanyon Bowdler as a partner and head of the agriculture team.
Jonathan Agar has become chief executive officer at Birketts.
Brethertons has welcomed Debbie Philips as head of the property management team.
Hawkins Hatton has welcomed Susan Liu, Charlotte Bloomfield and Thomas Ghannad to the firm as solicitors.
Chris Hook has joined Edmondson Hall Solicitors as a solicitor in the sports team.
Lanyon Bowdler has welcomed Kate Baker to the firm as a solicitor.