Ashton KCJ has promoted Lizza Frary as a paralegal in the commercial property team. Susan Ward has also been welcomed as an associate in the residential property team.
Ben Lamb has been promoted to partner in the commercial property department at Gordons.
Caroline Gumbrell has been welcomed as head of property disputes at Greenwoods Solicitors LLP.
Stephen Meredith has been promoted to partner and head of the tax team at mfg Solicitors.
Shacklocks has promoted Kieron Crowther to partner in the commercial property department. Cassandra Worton has also been welcomed as a partner in private client.
Buckles Solicitors LLP has announced that partner Michael Blank
Michael Blank, a partner at Buckles Solicitors LLP in Peterborough, has become a fellow of the Agricultural Law Association.
Nic Crocker has been appointed as an executive partner in the real estate department at DWF.
Paul Burkinshaw has been appointed as a partner in the commercial division at Harrowells.
Graysons WE has changed its name back to Graysons.
Two planning lawyers have launched a new firm in Leeds, LB & Co, which will focus on planning, development and policy issues. The directors are Kate Butterfield and Carolyn Lord.
Annie Hui has been appointed as a solicitor in the litigation team at Schofield Sweeney. Andrew Howard has also been appointed as a legal executive in the debt recovery department.
Kirsten Toft has been promoted to vice principal at Virtuoso Legal.
Virtuoso Legal has welcomed media and music lawyer Catherine Bell as a senior solicitor.
Claudia Gilham has been welcomed at Harrogate Family Law as a solicitor.
Genus Law has appointed Euan McConnell as a senior solicitor in the corporate department. Dean Hill has also been appointed as a senior solicitor in dispute resolution and Amy Tindall has been appointed as a solicitor in the commercial department.
Newtons Solicitors has welcomed Katie Baxter as a solicitor in residential conveyancing.
Watson Burton has welcomed Penny Tate as a partner in the construction team.
Squire Patton Boggs has promoted Andrew Fordham, Paul Mann and Peter Morley as partners.
The Needle Partnership has welcomed the return of Tim Wimbush to the firm as a corporate partner.
Walker Morris has welcomed Carly Thorpe as a solicitor in the construction and engineering team.
Alison Gaddes has been appointed at Wake Smith as a solicitor in the family team.
Caroline Brayshaw and Lesley Cropper have been appointed to the family team at Ramsdens Solicitors.
Graysons has welcomed Eleanor Hopwood as a solicitor in the family team.
Clarion Solicitors has appointed Gina Rhodes and Amy Silverwood as associates in the property team.
Needle Partnership has appointed Mark Lawton as a consultant. Ash Mahmood has also been welcomed back to the firm as a consultant in the litigation department.
Coles Solicitors has welcomed Mingus Menzies-Baird as a litigation solicitor.