Sprecher Grier Halberstam has announced a merger with national firm Martineau after months of talks. The new business will have offices in Birmingham, London and Brussels.
Taylor Wessing has elected real estate partner Adam Marks as senior partner to replace Martin Winter, who has stood down after six years at the helm.
Pinsent Masons has appointed leading development lawyer, Graham Lust, as a consultant in its real estate team.
Percival Rose & Co has welcomed Daniel Bennett as a director from Gardner Croft where he was a partner.
Joe Covill has joined Adams & Remers as a partner.
Brachers solicitors has recruited non-contentious construction partner Romano Obertelli from Maxwell Winward.
Rix and Kay has expanded by merging with Bunkers Solicitors.
Coffin Mew LLP has appointed Miles Brown as managing partner.
Glanvilles has appointed Claudia Roberts as a partner in its wills, trusts and probate department.
Berwin Leighton Paisner has announced that Stuart Davis will be joining as senior solicitor for competition and regulation.
Thompson Snell & Passmore has appointed Helen Waite as an associate in its family law team.
Eleanor Armstrong, Louise Chapman and Sue Knipe have been promoted to senior solicitor at Blake Lapthorn.
Cameron Gow has qualified as a solicitor in the commercial and technology unit at Shoosmiths.
Christine Murray has joined the PI department of Blaser Mills as an associate solicitor.
Clarke & Son in Basingstoke has appointed solicitor Stephen Nichols to the Dispute Resolution Department.
Hannah Perry has qualified into the family law team at Coles Miller Solicitors in Broadstone where she recently completed her training.