Tim Wheldon has been appointed as head of the Leeds office at Addleshaw Goddard. Lucy Sturrock has also relocated to the Leeds office from London.
Squire Patton Boggs has welcomed Adam Hastings as a partner in the global corporate practice.
Susie Barrett and Stephen Proctor have been appointed as partners in the commercial division at Harrowells.
Newtons Solicitors has acquired Thorp Parker. Following the acquisition, Richard Parker and Paula
Warburton are joined by Christopher Newton as a new LLP member at Thorp Parker Newtons.
Rahman Ravelli has welcomed business crime specialist, Steve Milner.
Legal director Richard Symonds and managing associate Jo Lunham have relocated from Addleshaw Goddard in London to the Leeds office.
Samantha Lucas, Rachel Hearson and Amy Galloway have joined Bond Dickinson as intellectual property specialists.
Watson Burton has welcomed Anthony Rance as an associate in commercial litigation.
Katie Ash has been welcomed at Banner Jones as head of the employment team. Barbara Vickers has also joined the residential conveyancing team. Meanwhile, Debbie Barker has joined the firm as a legal costs draftsperson.
Addleshaw Goddard has promoted Joe Maitland, Olivia Thompson and Mark Broomfield to managing associate. Hayley Beaumont, Tony Dosanjh, Lisa Daniel and Clare Archer have also joined as newly qualified associates.
Marianne Haworth has been welcomed as head of employment at Raleys.
Myton Law has welcomed Sue Hales as a paralegal and James Westwood as a solicitor in commercial.
Taylor & Emmet has appointed Ben Fowler into the property litigation team.
Vicky Woodhouse has been welcomed at Oxley& Coward as a senior solicitor in commercial property.
QCAS, a division of Shulmans, has appointed solicitor Leanne Thomas-Blair in the residential and private client department. Sarah West has joined as a junior fee earner, Pam Kaur, Caroline Rutherford and Luke Battensby as legal assistants.
Matthew Featherstone has been appointed as a newly qualified solicitor at SJP Law after qualifying with the firm.