Former European Tour professional golfer, Paul Eales, has been appointed by Blacks Solicitors as a sports consultant.
Emma Dann has joined the criminal law team of Williamsons Solicitors.
Gordons has appointed Matthew Breakell as a solicitor in the regulatory department. The firm has also recruited Ros Harwood as a partner who will lead the new charities and education team together with solicitor Mark Ashton. Ian McCombie also joins the firm as a partner in the commercial litigation department.
Nick Mason has joined Dickinson Dees as partner in the commercial disputes group.
Blacks Solicitors has recruited James Teagle to its commercial dispute department.
Anna Heenan has joined Mills & Reeve as a solicitor in the family law team.
Pharos Legal has recruited Emma Hammond as a solicitor and Adele Dickinson as practice manager.
Gurchan Jandu has become the first compliance and risk manager of Taylor & Emmet.
Naomi Duxbury-Tetley has joined Mewies as an associate solicitor.
The Needle Partnership has recruited Shakeela Bi as an associate in the family law team.
Emma Dann has joined Williamsons solicitors as an assistant solicitor.
Deborah Finan and Ragan Montgomery have been promoted to partner by Last Cawthra Feather LLP.
Drydens Lawyers and Fairfax Solicitors have merged to create a new specialist debt recovery firm. Philip Holden will be chief executive of the new firm, to be called drydenfairfax solicitors, whilst Peter Wordsworth will become director of client management and business development.
Victoria Notman has joined the employment team of Raworths.
DWF has recruited Steven Appleton as associate in the private client team.
Harriet Reid has joined the team at Jarvis Family Law.
Awb Charlesworth has recruited Sara Mounsey as an assistant solicitor in its property team.
Amy Wright has joined Wilkin Chapman as a corporate lawyer.
Addleshaw Goddard has promoted Leeds-based Ian Smith to partner in its real estate department.
Dickinson Dees has strengthened its commercial team in Yorkshire with the appointment of David Cunningham from Eversheds as a director.
Irwin Mitchell has recruited construction law specialist Julie Morrissy from DLA Piper to its Sheffield office