Lewis Addison, has been promoted to partner at Nelsons. Nelsons has also promoted corporate lawyer Alice Rees to partner.
mfg Solicitors has appointed inheritance and estates specialist Samantha Freeman to the firm’s private client department.
Birketts has announced the appointment of Alex Schaafsma as head of real estate finance.
Cozens-Hardy LLP has appointed solicitor Gary Leverett to the firm’s disputes team.
Hatch Brenner has appointed litigation executive Pasha Alnadaf to its dispute resolution team.
Gosia Bronisz-Handley has qualified as a solicitor into the commercial and agricultural property team at Lanyon Bowdler.
Brethertons has welcomed Bukola Obadun-Craigs as a senior associate in the residential property management team.
Actons has expanded its employment law team with the appointment of James Symons as an associate and Laura Robinson as a solicitor.
Else Solicitors has announced that Amiee O’Toole and Greg Bullock have been promoted to associate solicitors.
Stephen Taylor has joined Aaron & Partners as a partner.
Steeles Law has welcomed Rachel Sims, Damian Pitts and James Milk to its business law team.
Shakespeare Martineau has appointed Alistair Spencer as an associate in the contentious probate team.
Ashtons Legal has appointed solicitor Martyn Hayward to its asbestos disease team.
Moore & Tibbits Solicitors has been joined by solicitors Sat Bhandal and Becky Tiffin in the commercial property department.
Ross Fletcher has qualified into the corporate and commercial department at Spire Solicitors.
Nicola Pitt has qualified into the private client team at Wilkes Partnership.
Lynsey Cater has joined Lanyon Bowdler’s commercial and agricultural property team based in Shrewsbury.
mfg Solicitors has made two partner promotions: Darryll Thomas and Jane Morley.
Rachael Hobbis, a construction specialist, has joined Higgs & Sons as a partner in the property team.
Browne Jacobson has appointed Jacqui Atkinson to head up the healthcare employment team.
Davitt Jones Bould has appointed Mary Anderson as a commercial property partner.
Hogan Lovells has announced the hire of associate Karolina Stein into the real estate finance team.
Roythornes has appointed Catherine Rickett to lead its debt recovery team.
Hilary Homfray has joined the housing management team at Anthony Collins Solicitors.
Alsters Kelley has promoted immigration lawyer Yemi Alli to associate director.
Jessica Fletcher-Hall has qualified into the family care department at Alsters.
Bowcock & Pursaill Solicitors has appointed Joy Hancock, a commercial property specialist, as an associate solicitor.
Ellis-Fermor & Negus has welcomed Kevin Allard as a member of the commercial property team.
Greenwoods GRM has made five partner promotions: Joanna Scally, Keith Williams, Kerri Pellington-Woodrow, Kelly Peck and Samantha East.
Stone King has welcomed employment law specialist Tim Tyndall as a consultant.
Lodders has announced Partner Kim Klahn has been appointed to lead the company and commercial team and Mark Miller has been appointed head of the real estate team.
Roythornes Solicitors has announced the promotion of Alice Lees, Emma Hill and Iain Hibbert to partner.
Trowers & Hamlins has made two senior associate appointments in Birmingham: Jamie De Souza and Nicola Gee.
Lyons Davidson has made a number of senior appointments including Amanda Pemberton who has been made an associate.
Thursfields has made two senior appointments to its commercial property department. Stewart Coles has been appointed as a senior associate. Meanwhile, Holly Kisiel has been recruited as a solicitor.
Wilkin Chapman has appointed Katherine Marshall as a senior solicitor.
Woolley & Co has welcomed divorce and family lawyer Michelle Brammer.
Gateley plc has launched a new residential development team in the East Midlands which will be led by partner Steven Plummer
Henry Bermingham has joined Weightmans’ Birmingham office
Bevan Brittan has appointed Monica Macheng as a new partner
Harrison Clark Rickerbys has welcomed Clare Day (nee. Titchener) as a partner.
Harrison Clark Rickerbys has opened a new office in Cambridge
Birketts has opened new headquarters in Princes Street, Ipswich.
Capsticks has promoted five lawyers into the partnership
Newmarket firms Edmondson Hall Solicitors and Rustons & Lloyds have announced that they are in preparatory
Gowling WLG has promoted nine individuals to legal director Taking up their new roles on 1 July 2018
Chrissie Doherty has joined Harrison Clark Rickerbys as head of the residential property team
Howes Percival has appointed Rachel McCullough as an associate.
The Birmingham office of Freeths has appointed associate solicitor James Modley
Else Solicitors has appointed two recently qualified solicitors, Laura Butchart and Daniel Woodall.
Weightmans has promoted a numberof new partners including Jasmine Armstrong.
Irwin Mitchell has appointed Tim Rayner as a partner.Clarke Willmott has announced a number of partner promotions, including Fiona Rendell.
Birketts has announced the appointment of six new partners. Katie Beaven, Sophia Key, and Rachel McKillop-Wilkin have all been promoted. Additionally, Vicki Chilton, Steven Kay
And Karl Pocock.
Ruth Morris has joined Birketts as a partner in the firm’s agriculture and estates team.
The property team in the Birmingham office of Browne Jacobson has expanded with the appointment of two partners – Zo Hoida and Brian Hession.
Howes Percival has appointed Simon Franklin, a construction law specialist, as a director in its real estate team.
The Wilkes Partnership has announced that Gareth O’Hara and Ellie Holland have been appointed as joint managing partners.
The Wilkes Partnership has promoted Amanda Holden to residential conveyancing partner and Gavin Evans to commercial dispute resolution partner.
Browne Jacobson has welcomed solicitor Natalie Moustache to its Birmingham office.
Ashtons Legal has promoted six new associates. Francesca Easter , Fiona Ouzman, Alexandra Chater, Paul Humphries, Rhian Brook, and Sarah Duncan.
Roythornes Solicitors has appointed Michelle Moore as a property specialist.
Sills & Betteridge has announced that Nick Flatt has joined the firm as a family law specialist.
mfg Solicitors has appointed a new partner Clare Lang to its corporate team.
Lodders has recruited Paul Wilson as a construction law partner.
Lanyon Bowdler has appointed Edward Nutting as a partner in the commercial & agricultural property department.
Harrison Clark Rickerbys has made four partner promotions: Anita Hennessey, Victoria Fellows, Alison Goodwin and Rachael Reeves.
Howes Percival has expanded its Northampton office with the appointment of partner Mark Davies.
Wilkin Chapman has appointed Andrew Holt as senior partner
Band Hatton Button has announced that Nick Button is taking over as senior partner.
BrookStreet des Roches has announced the appointment of Philip Shaw as managing partner
Hatch Brenner has announced that Richard Dilks has been promoted to head of department for the family team.
Butcher Andrews has appointed Helen Hemingray as a partner in the commercial property team.
Ashtons Legal has announced the appointment of Michael Frape as its new chairman.
BHW Solicitors has announced that associate solicitors Paul Davis and Eleanor Rattay have been promoted to partners.
Buckles Solicitors LLP has promoted Alejandro Verdu de Haro to partner.
Browne Jacobson has added to its counter fraud team with the appointment of Christopher Grocock.
Cartwright King has launched wills and probate as a new practice area. The firm has welcomed Sainaz Lalloo, Lindsey Atterbury and Louise Kerr as consultants
Stone King has expanded in Birmingham with two new appointments. Senior associates Esther Maxwell and Charlotte Meluish join the education team.
Enoch Evans has appointed senior solicitor Mursila Sohail to its commercial property team.
Chattertons has appointed Rachael Butler as a solicitor in the family law department.
Hatchers Solicitors has promoted Sarah Jane Smith and Jennifer Woods to associates.
George Green has promoted Emma Fawkes-Underwood, James Field and Michelle Wooding to associates.
BHW Solicitors has promoted solicitor Raj Hundal to associate.
Hatchers Solicitors has promoted Emma Jones to practice manager.
Shoosmiths has announced a number of new partners promotions including Anna Cartledge (real estate – planning) and Simon McArdle (commercial).
Louise Bland has joined the corporate claims team at Eversheds Sutherland as a partner.
Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth has appointed Jonathan Gist as a partner.
Ashtons Legal has appointed Colin Makin, Amy Richardson and Thomas Bailey as partners in the firm.
Browne Jacobson has announced a number of promotions across its offices. Promoted to partner in Birmingham are: Ryan Harrison (commercial); Rachael Morris (health) and in Nottingham: John Appleyard (government, regulatory and advocacy), Ben Bentley (government, regulatory and advocacy) – (partner barrister); Victoria Curran (technical claims & social care) and Damian Whitlam (health).
Spratt Endicott has appointed Andrew Woods as managing director.
Spearing Waite has appointed Rachael McConaghie as a partner and head of its real estate dispute resolution team.
Spearing Waite has launched a banking and finance team with the appointment of banking lawyer Haydon Simmonds as a partner.
DAC Beachcroft has announced a number of senior promotions in its claims solutions business in Birmingham. Helen Arthur, Satnam Dadra, Jonathan Hill, Paul Large and Andrew Thomson have all been made associates.
Bevan Brittan has announced a number of promotions. Promoted to senior associate are: James Gutteridge (employment); Kirtpal Kaur- Aujla (commercial and infrastructure) and promoted to associate are: Chris O’Donnell (clinical risk) and Marie Shoulder (clinical risk).
FBC Manby Bowdler has made two senior appointments to its wills, probate and lifetime planning team. Graham Fuller joins as a senior associate and Carina Kervin as an associate.
Spratt Endicott has promoted solicitor Emma Buck to associate in its commercial property team.
Lodders has added three litigation lawyers to its dispute resolution team: Tom Ellis, Lauren Smith and Caroline Walford-Cowley.
Spire Solicitors has announced the promotion of Susan Ward and Ejike Ndaji to partner.
Andrew Carrier has joined Ward Gethin Archer’s commercial team.
Wilkin Chapman has appointed Wendy Spalding-Siracusa as a partner in the commercial property team.
Family law specialist and partner Lucy Barr has joined the Birmingham office of Veale Wasbrough Vizards.
The Wye Valley office of Harrison Clark Rickerbys has appointed a new partner Hefin Archer-Williams.
Thursfields has appointed two new solicitors to its employment practice: James Monk and Jade Linton.
Birketts has appointed Steven Bell as a senior associate in the firm’s planning and environment team.
George Green has appointed Kevin Gilbert as a conveyancer and residential property associate.
Geldards has appointed newly-qualified solicitor Joel Murphie to its commercial team.
Chattertons Solicitors has recruited associate solicitor Nicola Parr to specialise in personal and business dispute resolution.
Shauna Partridge, a member at Ellis Fermor & Negus, has qualified as a chartered legal executive.
Wiggin has promoted Chris Hammond, Alexander Lea, and Jason Fisher to partner.
Charles Russell Speechlys has appointed Manoj Vaghela as a commercial litigation partner.
Gowling WLG has announced the appointment of five new partners: John Coldham, Zoe Fatchen, Joe Morris, Raj Singh and Matt Walker will all join the partnership on 1 May 2018.
Woodfines has announced that three of its senior associate solicitors have been promoted to the position of partner: Maria Gallucci, Nick Sayer and Claire Dunn.
Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth has recruited solicitor Tara Wright to its family team.
Prettys Solicitors has appointed a new associate, Leanne Allcock-Mead.
Wright Hassall has welcomed Rebecca Mushing back to the firm where she completed her training contract.
Howes Percival has appointed Laura Clay-Harris as a solicitor in its family law team.
Andrew Tubbs has joined Veale Wasbrough Vizards’ commercial property team in Birmingham as a partner.
Ansons has welcomed commercial property director Richard Saum to lead the team in the firm’s Lichfield office.
Emms Gilmore Liberson has welcomed Heidi Brennan as director of construction services.
Elizabeth Young, a partner at Roythornes, has become a fellow of the Agricultural Law Association.
Shoosmiths has appointed Maurice Dwyer as a consultant in its corporate team.
Ansons has welcomed newly-qualified solicitor Genevieve Stevenson to its corporate and commercial team.
Andy Shaw, head of personal injury and clinical negligence at Higgs & Sons, has been awarded personal injury accreditation by the Law Society.
Brady Solicitors has appointed two property management lawyers in its Nottingham team: Alexandra Byard and Cheryl Bates.
Grindleys LLP has appointed Lauren Wild and Ishteyak Hannan as solicitors in the commercial property team.
The new senior partner of Harrison Clark Rickerbys will be Richard Knight.
Royds Withy King has appointed two new partners in its Oxford office. They are: corporate partner Iain Butler and Emma Banister Dean who joins the dispute resolution team.
FBC Manby Bowdler has appointed Guy Birkett as senior partner.
Nelsons has appointed Lewis Hastie as a contentious probate associate.
Tinsdills has promoted Paul Woolliscroft and Abdi Ebrahimi as directors.
Prettys Solicitors has welcomed Tharek Choudhury to its corporate & commercial law department.
Associate solicitor Stephanie Creasey has been appointed to the corporate & commercial team at Taylor Rose TTKW.
Langleys Solicitors has appointed paralegal Robyn Jackson to its medical team.
DWF has announced that Jon Stevens, a partner in the tax team, has taken on the role of executive partner for the Birmingham office
Thursfields has appointed six new equity partners. They are Gareth Burge, Tony Gibb, Michelle Hetheridge Shane Miller Michelle O’Hara Julia Warrilow
Toby Kramers, a commercial property partner at Ellisons, has relocated to the firm’s Ipswich office.
Harrison Clark Rickerbys has welcomed David King as head of private client services .
Freeths has made two appointments to its real estate team, Helen Pearson and Monika Holyst .
Lodders has appointed senior HR professional Sarah Naffine to HR director
Alsters Kelley has promoted Lisa Blizzard to associate solicitor in the firm’s family law team
Andrew & Co Solicitors has appointed associate solicitor Paul Simpson as head of corporate & commercial.
BHW Solicitors has recruited four new conveyancing specialists. Jayne Concannon, Diane Wooley, Nicola Dixon and Kerri Simner
Talbots Solicitors has promoted Lisa Burton and Callum Haynes as directors and Melinda Rice to the position of associate
Andrew McManus has joined the civil litigation department at Enoch Evans
Sydney Mitchell has promoted Sundeep Bilkhu to associate solicitor in the dispute resolution team.
Ketan Mistry has joined Fraser Brown as a solicitor
Nicola Mahon has joined Hibberts LLP
Eversheds Sutherland has announced that Simon Crossley will succeed Bridgette Wilcox as head of commercial.
Wright Hassall has appointed Judith Gershon, a real estate finance specialist, as a partner. The firm has promoted property specialists Andrew Jones and James Polo-Richards to partner
Metcalfe Copeman & Pettefar has announced the promotion of Lorraine Campbell and Claire James as partners
Pauline O’Rourke has joined the family team of Thursfields Solicitors
Metcalfe Copeman & Pettefar has promoted Sarah Gregory to associate. She has also been appointed as head of the wills and probate department.
Shakespeare Martineau has recruited two new partners to its real estate team; Neil Gosling and Kate Onions.
Anthony Collins Solicitors has welcomed Doug Houghton as a property and finance Court of Protection associate.
Corporate recovery specialist Alan Meiklejohn has joined Harrison Clark Rickerbys’ insolvency and restructuring team.
FBC Manby Bowdler has appointed solicitor Rachel Bloxwich as an associate in the family law team.
Rothera Sharp has promoted associate Michelle Young to head of its residential conveyancing department.
Bowcock & Pursaill has appointed Sam Tolley and Elizabeth Delf as residential property conveyancers.
Geldards has welcomed the arrival of two new partners into the corporate and commercial department; Jamie Goldberg and Peter Seary.
Lodders has appointed Paul Mourton as its new managing partner.
Freeths has appointed James Boulton as a corporate partner.
Potter Clarkson has promoted Tony Proctor, David Carling, Jason Teng, Tom Harding and Oliver Laing to partner.
Gateley has appointed legal director Lesley Brentnall to head up its residential conveyancing offering.
Taylor & Emmet has appointed solicitor Clare Davies to its wills and probate practice.
Rogers & Norton has announced that Jennifer Lee has qualified as a solicitor after completing her training contract with the firm.
Ashtons Legal has welcomed specialist shipping lawyer Miquel Roca.
Woodfines has welcomed newly-qualified solicitor Will Padmore on the successful completion of his training contract at the firm.
Potter Clarkson has promoted Deborah Maxwell, Richard Wells and Holly Mitchell to senior associate, and Christopher Hartland, Fehn Chua-Short and Pippa Hothersall to associate.
The Smith Partnership has promoted Mark Wilcock to associate in the company and commercial department. Meanwhile, Alice Hornsby has qualified into the dispute resolution team.