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Temple Bright has welcomed David Meredith as a partner in IP, Technology and outsourcing matters. Nadim Zaman has also been welcomed as a corporate partner.

Francis Mackie has been welcomed into the insurance team at Weightmans.

Giles Kavanagh, partner at Holman Fenwick & Willan has become legal adviser to the International Union of Aerospace Insurers.

Jonathan Ody has stepped down from the role of global head of compliance at Norton Rose Fulbright to become head of compliance across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Withers have promoted Charlie Tee as a partner in the tax and wealth planning team.

Paul Paling has been appointed as head of the London office at Michelmores.

Bates Wells & Braithwaite has been granted an ABS licence by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Jim Clifford will be made a full equity partner at the firm.

Simon Steeden has been promoted to partner in the charity and social enterprise department at Bates Wells & Braithwaite.

John Stephenson has been re-elected as a senior partner for a second term at Bircham Dyson Bell. Angus Walker has also been appointed as the new head of its government and infrastructure department.

Greenberg Traurig has appointed Eric Rosedale as chair of international real estate.

Sara Maccallum has been elected as head of the private client and tax team at Boodle Hatfield.

James Badcock has been appointed at Collyer Bristow as head of the tax and estate planning team.

DLA Piper has appointed Linos Choo as a partner in the international shipping team.

Paul Davies has joined Latham & Watkins as a partner in the the environment, land and resources department.

Baker & McKenzie has promoted the following; Mark Agnew to director in the corporate tax department, Nigel Dolman to director in economics, Salpy Kouyoumjian to partner in the wealth management team and Charles Thomson has been promoted to partner in the dispute resolution group.

Shawn Atkinson has been welcomed at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe as a partner in the corporate group.

Pierre Maugüé has been welcomed at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP as a finance partner.

Goodman Derrick has promoted James Daglish, Debbie Rider and Dagmara Selwyn-Kuczera to partner. Chris Langan has also been welcomed to the firm as a real estate partner.

Finella Fogarty has been appointed as business restructuring partner at DWF.

Rouse has announced the promotion of Rebecca Baines in dispute resolution and Nicole Jadeja in IP to executive and partners of Rouse Legal.

Elborne Mitchell has appointed Russell Carmedy as a partner.

Gunner Cooke has promoted the following to partner; Ammar Al Tabbaa in regulatory, Vincent Coppinger in commercial litigation, Laurence Katz in litigation and Francess Deigh in corporate and commercial.

Theo Anderton gas been appointed as a partner and head of insolvency at Lester Aldridge.

Claire van Rees has been promoted to partner in pensions at Sacker & Partners.

Anthony Gold Solicitors has welcomed Alexandra Knipe as a partner.

A&L Goodbody has promoted Caoimhe Clarkin and Jack Sheehay partners.

John Wevill has been appointed as a partner in the construction and energy team at Clarkslegal LLP.

Keystone Law has welcomed Francesca Lee to the firm as a consultant solicitor.

Mark Lynch has been appointed at Reynolds Porter Chamberlain as a legal director.

Payne Hicks Beach has welcomed Catherine Costley as an associate in the family department.

Mishcon de Reya has announced that Sir Keir Starmer KCB, QC, is to join the firm as a part-time consultant in its dispute resolution practice.

Alejandro Garcia has been appointed as a senior associate at Winston & Strawn.

John Satory has been appointed at Paul Weiss as counsel in the securities and capital markets group.

Rebecca Gardner has been promoted to senior solicitor at Goodman Derrick in the corporate department.

Clintons has welcomed Kami Naghdi as head of the film and entertainment practice.

Mackrell Turner Garrett has welcomed Anisa Patel as a solicitor in the property department.

Eytan Weisz has been promoted at Teacher Stern LLP as a partner in the property department. Rajesh Pabla has also been promoted to partner in the litigation department.

Rosamond McDowell has been appointed as a partner in the private client team at Payne Hicks Beach. Matthew Booth and Ian Connell have also been promoted to partners in the family team.

RadcliffesLeBrasseur has promoted three new partners. These are: Julia Appleton in mental health, Sumaira Choudary in corporate and Alexandra Johnstone in healthcare.

Jeffrey Cohen has been appointed as a senior associate and head of the private client team at Mackrell Turner Garrett.

Louise Eldridge has been welcomed at Bristows as a corporate partner.

Sheridans has welcomed partner Colin Sawdy to its brands and trademark practice.

Anil Rajani has joined Fladgate as a partner.

Kemp Little LLP has appointed senior financial services lawyer, Lucy Frew, to launch its financial regulatory practice.

Paul Ridout has been appointed at Veale Wasbrough Vizards as a partner in the charity practice. Naseem Nabi has also been promoted to partner in the education employment law team.

Steven Smith has been appointed to partner in the property team at Bevan Brittan.

Nicholas Fisher has been appointed at Druces LLP as a partner in the banking and corporate teams.

Simon Johnson and Asad Naqvi have been promoted to partners at MFB Solicitors.

Mishcon de Reya has announced that it is to launch an independent, high-end private client advisory business. Heading the service will be executive partner James Libson, immigration partner Kamal Rahman and real estate partner Ian Paul.

Gitta Altmann has been appointed as a partner and head of company commercial and employment at OGR Stock Denton.

Bivonas has welcomed Noel Deans and Michael Appleby as partners.

Attila Csongrady has been welcomed at Allen & Overy as counsel in the CEE English law banking and finance practice.

Norton Rose has announced the promotion of a number of lawyers to of counsel. These are: Joosie Hamilton in antitrust and competition, Louise Auty, Jim Jordan, Daniela Schluckerbier, and Simon Thompson in banking and finance and Kevin Austin in dispute resolution.

Keystone Law has announced the appointment of four senior lawyers. Andrew Stilton is a member of the corporate team, Lucy Harrold joins the intellectual property team, Monica Ma joins the pensions team and Robert Harvey joins the dispute resolution team. Liyen McCoy has also joined the firm as a consultant solicitor.

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has promoted Genevieve Poirier to new counsel.

Payne Hicks Beach has appointed Andrew Dixon as a consultant in the private client department. Vicky de’Sanna and Andrew Tose have also been promoted to associates in the family team.

Andrew Howard has been welcomed at Ropes & Gray as a counsel in the tax and benefits department.

Russell-Cooke has expanded its charity and social business team with the appointment of senior associate Chris Rowse.

Collyer Bristow has promoted Katie Buxton in real estate, Brenda Charnock in employment, Alison Kempenaar in tax and estate planning and Mary Tonkin in financial disputes to senior associates.

RadcliffesLeBrasseur has promoted Gavin Ballance as an associate in property litigation and Carina Smith as an associate in family.

George Merrylees has been welcomed at Berkeley Law as a private client solicitor.

Bivonas has welcomed senior associate Roland Ellis in the criminal team.

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