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DLA Piper has promoted Kirstie Allerton and Rob McKie to partners.

Eversheds has promoted Frances Woodhead to partner.

Wilkin Chapman has welcomed Mark Taylor as business development manager.

Paula Dillon has joined Dickinson Dees as a partner in the real estate team.

Amir Mughal has joined Langleys as a solicitor in the property litigation team.

Pinsents has promoted James Long and Philip Scott to partner whilst Sean Houlihan is promoted to legal director.

Annie Noble has joined Taylor & Emmet as a solicitor in the employment team. The firm has also promoted Tom Draper to associate.

Rollits has promoted Ed Jenneson and Gerry Morrison to partners.

Julia Burns has joined Irwin Mitchell as a solicitor.

Kath Lavery has been appointed as the first board chairman of Neil Hudgell.

Simon Sherwood has joined Mills & Reeve as real estate partner. The team will also include real estate lawyers Alison Howarth and Celia Pavitt.

Yunus Seedat has joined Addleshaw Goddard as national head of private equity.

Employment lawyer Joanne Tindall has been promoted to Legal Director at Walker Morris.

Bond Dickinson has promoted Alistair Scott-Somers to partner.

Amanda Lee has joined Kirbys as a solicitor in the private client team.

Shulmans has welcomed solicitors Eleanor Cooke and Lucy Beech to the firm.

Hannah Bates has joined Ison Harrison as the head of family law.

Walker Morris has promoted Andrew Northage and Jules Harbage to partner. The firm has also promoted Amanda Mallon, Robert Goldstone, Elizabeth Wood, Harriet Swainson, Nick Lees, Rachel Hutton, Jo Tindall and Alison Ogley to director.

Gordons has welcomed Sheena Pickersgill as HR and business consultant.
Catherine Rustomji has joined DWF as a charities solicitor.

Ciaran Dearden, a trainee solicitor at Irwin Mitchell, has been elected as the new president of the Sheffield and District Junior Lawyers’ Division.

Andrew Lindsay of Lupton Fawcett Lee & Priestley has been appointed as the new chairman of Leeds, York and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce.

David Pridmore has joined Watson Burton as a partner.

Lee Stephens has been promoted to partner by Shulmans.

Taylor & Emmet has promoted Jenny Arrowsmith to partner.

DAC Beachcroft has promoted Alison Drew and Paul McGough to associates.

Ben Wilson has joined McCormicks as a newly qualified solicitor following successful completion of his training contract.

Abigail Watson has joined Oxley & Coward as a solicitor in the company and commercial team.

The Needle Partnership has welcomed William Ho as a director in the property team.

Nabarro has promoted Fraser Askham, Tanya Holt and Gareth Saynor to partner.

Irwin Mitchell has made a number of partner promotions. Neil Whiteley has been promoted to full equity partner whilst Rachael Aram, Sarah Rowland, Andrew Wallis, Daniel Brumpton, Doug Robertson, David Robinson and Danny Varhalamas have all been promoted to partner.

Max Marrison has joined Taylor & Emmet as a partner in the commercial property team.

Paul Ball has been appointed as legal director of 3volution.

Adele Whitfield has been promoted to partner by Eaton Smith.

Jennifer Ayris has joined Irwin Mitchell as an associate in the real estate team.

Eaton Smith has promoted Chris Taylor, Kate Booth and Claire Monkhouse to associates.

Steve Taylor has joined Taylor Bracewell as a solicitor in the residential property team.

Richard Ellis and Mark Walton have also joined the team as a solicitor and chartered legal executive respectively. The firm has also welcomed Victoria Sladdin and Stephen Coates as solicitors in the private client team.

John Ferguson has joined BHP Law as a family specialist.

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