Partner Owen Rees has joined DWF’s catastrophic injury team in Leeds.
Stewart & Co has recruited Liesel Whitfield as a director to lead its employment law department.
Jessica Rowbotham has joined Wake Smith as an assistant solicitor in the private client team.
Wilkin Chapman has appointed Sarah Kemp as a solicitor in the corporate and commercial department.
Schofield Sweeney has welcomed newly-qualified solicitors Lucy Bailey, Helen Matthews, Oliver Brooke and Melissa Wood.
Solicitor, James Farrell, has joined the Schofield Sweeney corporate team in Leeds.
Williamsons Solicitors has welcomed commercial property solicitor Caitlin Macnamara to the firm.
McCormicks has appointed Stephen Hopwood as a partner.
Bridge McFarland Solicitors has announced that partner Paul Dimbleby has relocated to the firm’s Louth office.
Wilkin Chapman has promoted James Marsden to partner.
Employment partner Mary Walker has joined Gordons.
Shoosmiths has appointed Siddique Patel as a solicitor.
Taylor & Emmet has appointed associate solicitor James Gascoigne.
Atherton Godfrey has welcomed solicitor Michelle Lawton.
Ware & Kay has welcomed solicitor Sarah Collier.
Fraser Brown has appointed solicitor Julie Hutchinson.
Howells Solicitors has appointed solicitor Amy Kavanagh and licenced conveyancer Amy Rouse to the firm.
Keebles has appointed solicitor Jonathan Gott.
PM Legal Services has promoted Elizabeth Rowen. She is now senior associate to head of operations at the firm.
Hethertons Solicitors has appointed Sarah Hubery as an associate.
Clarion Solicitors has appointed Sue Streatfield as a partner in its intellectual property team.
awb Charlesworth Solicitors has appointed two new associate directors: Katie Ingham and Mark Shaw.
Bevan Brittan has appointed David Kitson as a senior associate in the local government team.
Rollits has made two recent appointments in the Hull office: Adrian Coggon and Runoushka Daliah.
Anne Rogers, head of the private client team at Graysons, has been promoted to partner at the firm.
Ben Jenkins, a specialist in commercial and property litigation, has joined Excello Law.
Education and charity specialist Mark Honeywell has been made a partner at Lupton Fawcett.
Phil Morrison has been appointed head of the new construction team at Clarion Solicitors.
Wilkinson Woodward has announced that trainee solicitors Lauren Allette and Emma Sheard have qualified as solicitors and have secured permanent positions with the firm.
Solicitor Alison McIlroy has joined the family team at Atherton Godfrey.
Natalie Linehan has joined the Bakewell office of Taylor & Emmet.
Minster Law Solicitors has appointed COO Shirley Woolham as CEO.
Hudgell Solicitors has appointed Jeremy Smith as head of costs in the Leeds office.
Andrew Jacksons Solicitors has appointed Nick Wilson as a partner.
Bridge McFarland has made two partner appointments: Kate Seward and Paul Dimbleby.
John Burnett has joined Ison Harrison as a partner.
Keebles has announced that Roger Dyson has retired as head of the corporate team.
Gateley has made a number of senior promotions including Peter Barr, who becomes a senior associate. Also in the Leeds office the firm has promoted Gemma Irving (construction) and Emma Taylor (residential development) to associates.
Berwins Solicitors has appointed Natasha Guest as a member of the dispute resolution team.
Wilkin Chapman has appointed Steve Pattison as a solicitor in the dispute resolution team.
Ramsdens Solicitors has appointed solicitor Rachel Sharp to its personal injury and clinical negligence teams.
DWF has appointed Andrew Flounders as an executive partner in Leeds.
Shoosmiths has appointed Matthew Howarth as the new head of office in the Leeds office.
Weightmans has announced two new equity partners in Leeds. Ben Daniel and Lee Gordon.
Lyons Davidson has made a number of senior manager/partner appointments including David Leslie.
Wrigleys Solicitors has made four partner promotions in the Leeds office: Kate Buckham, Natalie Johnson, Emma Ridge and Joanne Spavin.
Blacks Solicitors has appointed Marc Warren as a partner.
Lupton Fawcett has added two solicitors to its employment department: Kathryn Moorhouse and Hannah Boynes.
McCormicks has expanded its corporate and commercial team with the appointment of solicitor Emily Steed.
Clarion Solicitors has expanded its corporate practice with the appointment of Hitesh Tailor as legal director.
Graham & Rosen has promoted Brenda Dale and Samantha Willingham to associates.
Yorkshire firm Ware & Kay has appointed Simon Ellis as a commercial property solicitor.
Wilkinson Woodward has welcomed commercial and property specialist Helen Atkinson.
Blacks has appointed Kevin Hostford as a legal director.
Taylor & Emmet has appointed employment solicitor Simon Brian as a partner and head of the employment team.
Clarion Solicitors has appointed Chris Booth as a partner.
Lucinda Peters has joined Ward Hadaway as a partner in the property department
Harper James Solicitors has announced the appointment of corporate partner Adam Kudryl.
Jonathan Oxley has been elected the new managing partner at Lupton Fawcett.
Forbes solicitors has announced that Justine Hunkins, a partner in the firm’s housing litigation team
James Berry has joined Freeths’ dispute resolution team in Sheffield. He joins as a partner
Ciaran Dearden has joined Freeths’ dispute resolution team in Sheffield as an associate.
Banner Jones has appointed senior solicitor Shetal Gudgeon
Andrew Jackson has welcomed Mark Davies, a consultant, to its banking & finance team
Andrew Jackson has appointed three newly-qualified solicitors Rachel Joyce, Harry Mills and Grace Moreton.
Weightmans has promoted a number of new partners including Victoria Robertson.
Ward Hadaway has promoted Richard Greensit to partner in the healthcare team.
Solicitors Aurea Kevill and Richard Whittaker have joined the private client team at Wrigleys.
Ware & Kay Solicitors has appointed William Baggaley as a solicitor.
Ward Hadaway has promoted a number of lawyers to associate solicitors, including Adele Poultney
Blacks solicitors has launched a new business immigration service with the appointment of Louis MacWilliam.
Tax specialist, Sarah Illidge has joined Lupton Fawcett as a senior solicitor
Seven lawyers at Clarion Solicitors have been promoted. Deborah Warren, Fiona Marr and Rachel Dean have all risen to the position of legal director; while Kayleigh Fantoni, Victoria Clark, Russell
Stevens and Joanne Chase have become senior associates.
Switalskis Solicitors has made two senior appointments in the family team. Alison Kitchman, and Toby Netting.
Shulmans has announced the promotion of two of its associates to partner: Richard Robinson and Tom Watkins
hlw Keeble Hawson has added two solicitors to its commercial property department: Hardev Saimbhi and Elizabeth Dunstan.
Walker Morris has promoted Paul Hargreaves and Daniel Lyon to partners.
Stone King has promoted Polly O’Malley to partner.
Stowe Family Law LLP has promoted Debbie Heald to partner.
Blacks Solicitors has promoted Lucy Rigden (wills and probate), Beth Laidler (commercial property) and Matthew Hutchinson (commercial property) to partners.
Rollits has promoted Jennifer Sewell (dispute resolution) and Ed Heppel (employment) to partners.
Ridley & Hall has appointed three new partners. Daxa Patel joins the medical negligence department, while Melanie Harley and Clare Linden join the family law team.
DAC Beachcroft has announced a number of senior promotions in its claims solutions business. Mathew McGee and Chris Waite have been made senior associates, and Sarah Baker has been made associate.
Bevan Brittan has announced a number of promotions including Matthew Walsh (property) who has been promoted to senior associate.
Clarion Solicitors has appointed Charlotte O’Connor as an associate in the employment team.
Wrigleys Solicitors has appointed education specialist solicitor Graham Shaw to the firm.
Blacks Solicitors has promoted Pete Konieczko- Hansom (corporate and commercial), Tristan Milner (commercial property) and Jennifer Roberts (commercial property) to associates. Meanwhile, the firm has appointed Amanda Hewitt as a litigation executive.
Irwin Mitchell has promoted two senior managers to new roles in its personal injury division: Louise Lumley and Tom Barker. It has also appointed Howard Davison to its banking and finance team in Leeds.
Walker Morris has expanded its energy, infrastructure and government team with the appointment of Victoria Bradley as director.
Emsleys Solicitors has appointed solicitor Natalie Mousavi to its personal injury team.
Silk Family Law has expanded in North Yorkshire with the appointment of solicitor Emily Crick.
Excello Law has appointed employment lawyer Matthew Yates as a regional business development ambassador.
Heptonstalls has appointed consultant Mike Jones to its commercial property department.
Consilia Legal has appointed Andy Boyde as a member of the employment team.
Weightmans has appointed Steve Johns as a partner.
Eversheds Sutherland has announced a number of promotions across the firm including Simon Harris (real estate) and David Milne (company commercial).
Family lawyer Nicki Mitchell has been promoted to partner at Lupton Fawcett.
Wilkin Chapman has welcomed Nasim Sharf as a partner.
Taylor & Emmet has announced that residential conveyancing specialist and head of the firm’s Dronfield branch, Sarah Gaunt, has become an equity partner.
Schofield Sweeney has welcomed solicitor Sarah Ali to its private client team.
Squire Patton Boggs has recruited Jason Blakey to its dispute resolution team.
Wilkinson Woodward has appointed associate solicitor Mark Green to the firm.
Taylor & Emmett has promoted four solicitors to associate: Simon Eyre-Wood, Ben Brown, Camilla Attwood and John Green.
Petena Carroll has joined Clarion Solicitors’ family law practice as a senior associate.
Newtons Solicitors has welcomed senior solicitor Helen Forster to its private client team.
Eversheds Sutherland has welcomed new partner Rupert Bent to its intellectual property team.
Weightmans has appointed planning lawyer Bob Pritchard to the firm’s Leeds office.
Irwin Mitchell has welcomed solicitor Libby Hanson to its Leeds office where she joins the Court of Protection team.
Mewies Solicitors has welcomed personal injury solicitor Mark Irlam to the firm.
Ramsdens Solicitors has appointed abuse and personal injury lawyer Natalie Marrison
Schofield Sweeney has appointed two newly qualified solicitors in its litigation team. Alannah Crux is based in the firm’s Bradford office and Kate Knight is based in Leeds.
Ison Harrison has made two appointments to its commercial property team: Richard Scott and Dhiran Mistry.
Addleshaw Goddard has announced the appointment of Richard Hunt as a partner.
Walker Foster has appointed Maxine Heppenstall as managing director.
Andrea Jones joins Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth as senior associate solicitor.
Gordons has appointed Andrew Logan as head of regulatory.
Clarion Solicitors has appointed Jacqui Barr as an associate in the property practice based in Leeds.
McCormicks Solicitors has appointed Jon Healey as head of its corporate and commercial team.
Shulmans has appointed Julie Carr as a partner in the residential development unit of the real estate team.
Emsleys solicitors has appointed personal injury solicitor John Hutchings as a director.
Atherton Godfrey has welcomed solicitor Katy Burgin to the firms’ wills and trusts team.
Andrew Jackson has appointed Debbie Gibbons as a member of the family team in the private client practice.
Shulmans has appointed two new associates, Peter Woods and Katrina Allen.
Solicitor Cheryl Grace has joined the Harrogate office of Stowe Family Law LLP.
Devonshires has appointed two solicitors in Leeds, Julie Hargreaves and Natalie Swales
Shulmans has appointed Donna Bibby as a client relationship and business development manager.
Hill Dickinson has announced the appointments of legal director Eleanor Tunnicliffe and senior associate Ruth Griffiths to its health practice.
Irwin Mitchell has appointed Oliver Collett as a senior associate in its industrial disease team.
Horwich Farrelly has made a number of associate promotions including Rebecca Osborne (motor & casualty).
Shulmans has announced that it is retaining four newly qualified solicitors. Kayleigh Watson is a member of the corporate team, Laura Giltrap is a member of the firm’s employment team, David Ryan is a member of the commercial property team and Maria Fert is a member of the commercial property team.
DLA Piper has appointed David Smith as a partner in its corporate tax practice.
LCF Law has promoted Cathy Cook to partner in its corporate division.
Sarah Coates-Madden has joined Taylor & Emmet’s property litigation team.