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Schofield Sweeney has appointed Sarah Rushton as a partner.

William Kinread has joined Raworths as a partner in its probate, wills and trusts unit.

Paul Lewis has joined Gordons as partner in its contentious trusts and estate team.

Andrew Wilson and Lee Scott have joined the debt recovery team of Shulmans.

Irwin Mitchell has appointed Kerry Smith as a solicitor in its commercial, charities and public sector team in Sheffield.

Mark Ashton has joined Dickinson Dees as a solicitor.

Sarah Brittain has joined Lupton Fawcett as senior associate in its business recovery and insolvency department.

Edward Coulson has joined Mills & Reeve as a consultant in its insurance team. Also new to the team is solicitor Laura Toal.

Mewies in Skipton has appointed Sarah Buxton as a senior associate and head of family law.

Dickinson Dees has welcomed newly-qualified solicitor Mark Ashton.

Colin Manchester has been appointed as a consultant by Woods Whur.

Newly qualified solicitor James Eveleigh has joined the employment team at Langleys Solicitors in York having recently completed his training with the firm.

William Ballmann and Rob Payne have both joined Gateley in Leeds.

Andrew Parascandolo, Ruth Butt and Ami Naru have all joined the Leeds based employment team at Irwin Mitchell.

Glyn Barker has joined Irwin Mitchell as chairman of the company

Giles Clegg has been appointed deputy chairman for the West Yorkshire Institute of Directors.

Richardson & Co has also strengthened its York office, known as Richardson Gildener, with a number of key appointments including Caroline Simpson as head of the private client department and David Harrison as head of employment. The firm has also recruited Jasmine Chen as practice development manager and Nando Langton as practice manager.

Michael Hunter has joined Lupton Fawcett as a new director to head its tax division.

Raworths has appointed William Kinread as a partner in the probate, wills and trusts unit.

Gordons’ partner Paul Lewis has moved to the firm’s contentious trusts and estate team from its commercial litigation team.

Naeem Hashmi has joined the corporate team of Dickinson Dees.

Rodney Dalton has joined Lupton Fawcett as consultant to its commercial property department.

Irwin Mitchell has appointed Kerry Smith as a solicitor in its commercial, charities and public sector team in Sheffield.

Newly qualified solicitor Victoria Oakley has joined the clinical negligence team of Stewarts Law in Leeds.

Ian McCombie has joined Gordons as a partner.

Simon Robinson, Lindsay Staddon, Charles Heppenstall and Mark Robson have all been promoted to partner by Ford & Warren Solicitors. Stephen Fallon and Chris Luscombe have been promoted to associate.

Blacks has appointed Nigel Hoyle as partner in its company and commercial team.

Partners Nigel Middlemass and Richard Stockdale have both joined Schofield Sweeney.

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