Louise Walker has joined Harrogate Family Law as a partner. Ellie Foster has also been promoted to a partner.
Paul Burnley has been appointed as head of corporate defence and regulatory at Freeth Cartwright.
Schofield Sweeney has appointed David Arundel as a partner in its restructuring and banking team.
Schofield Sweeney has promoted Adrian Ballam, Luisa D’Alessandro and Graham Sweeney as partners.
Clarion Solicitors has appointed John Robinson as an employment partner.
Wilkin Chapman has promoted senior solicitor Ed Atkin to partner in its residential property team.
Irwin Mitchell has appointed associate solicitor Mark Evans to its business legal services practice.
Mills & Reeve has welcomed newly qualified family solicitor Jane Booth.
Berwins solicitors has welcomed conveyancer Diane Scott to the firm.
Martin Cox has joined Kennedys as a partner and head of the costs team.
James Hodgson has joined Andrew Jackson as a partner.
Irwin Mitchell has welcomed insolvency solicitor Sophie Shuttleworth to the team.
Paula Warnock has been promoted to associate in the employment and pensions team at Hill Dickinson.
Shulmans has welcomed Lucie Barnes as a solicitor. Bryony Law is also welcomed as a solicitor in the commercial property team.
Eversheds has elected Paul Smith as chairman.
Phil Gorski has joined Blacks Solicitors as a solicitor.
Levi Solicitors has welcomed Vladimir Mikeljevic as head of the immigration team.
Beverley Smith has joined Beaumont Legal as director of human resources. Adele Barker has also been promoted to director of conveyancing.
Bill Gilliam has joined Addleshaw Goddard as a commercial litigation partner.
Andy Brian, Kate Butterfield and Joanne Fearnley have been promoted to partners at Gordons.
David Scottow has been promoted to senior management director at DWF.
Gawain Moore has been appointed director into the restructuring and insolvency group at Walker Morris.
Paul Sykes has been appointed as director of Lupton Fawcett Denison Till.
Andy Brian, Kate Butterfield and Joanne Fearnley have been promoted to partner at Gordons.
James Towler has joined Newtons Solicitors as a director and head of the corporate department. Tiggy Clifford has also joined the firm as a director and head of the employment department.
Walker Morris has welcomed Andrew Brockett and Will Cousins as associates in the real estate group. Also joining the team as solicitors are Emma Collins and James Bradbury.
Ian McCann has been appointed to head of the commercial litigation department at Rahman Ravelli.
A number of associate and manager promotions have been made at DWF, including James Perry and Jeff Gledhill in the recoveries team.
Bond Dickinson has welcomed property solicitor Patrick Cantrill as a partner.
Schofield Sweeney has announced a number of promotions; Adrian Ballam, Luisa D’Alessandro and Graham Sweeney have all become partners at the firm.