Julianne Moore has been welcomed as a medical negligence partner at Irwin Mitchell. National head of real estate Paul Firth, has received an honorary degree from the University of Sheffield in recognition of distinguished pro bono service to Sheffield and its region.
Andrew McAulay has been promoted to partner in he costs and litigation funding team at Clarion Solicitors.
Hempsons has promoted Wai-Cheung Pang and Richard Pickering to partners.
Laura Kurowski has been appointed at Wilkinson Woodward as a director.
Louisa Chan has been appointed at Irwin Mitchell as a solicitor in the insolvency and restructuring team.
Stowe Family Law LLP has welcomed Katie Kilburn as a solicitor.
Jayne Popplewell and Karen Kendall Smith have been promoted as associates at Hempsons.
Lyons Davidson has appointed Sam Lumley in the advocacy team and David Leslie in the employment team.
Gateley has promoted Simon Ingham to partner in the commercial dispute team.
Emma Lawler has been appointed as a partner in the family team at Langleys Solicitors. It has also been announced that Mark Day will now lead the unit.
Ison Harrison has announced that Iain Oliver is relocating to the Ilkley office.
Karen Eckstein has joined Simpson & Marwick as a partner along with her team.
Triton Global Limited has promoted Grant Walker as a partner.
Hill Dickinson has promoted Angela Brumpton to legal director in the employment team.
Lisa Smith has been promoted to associate at Gateley.
Simpson & Marwick has welcomed Karen Eckstein as a partner, along with her team which includes Laura Asquith and Richard Fitzgerald.
Dominic Blakeley and Fiona Marr have been promoted as senior associates at Clarion Solicitors. Lynsey Harrison has also become certified as a registered member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS).
Lupton Fawcett has welcomed Joan Pettingill as a director in the employment law team.
Kelly Kirby has been welcomed at Langleys Solicitors as an associate in the property litigation team.
McCormicks Solicitors has welcomed Kayleigh Fantoni as a solicitor in the commercial litigation team. Brian Nuttney has also been appointed as a legal assistant.
Helen Gott has been welcomed at Blacks Solicitors as a solicitor in the wills and probate team. Aimee Jackson and Andrew Challener have also been welcomed into the commercial property team.
Andrew Morton has been appointed at Minster Law Solicitors to head up the new travel claims team.