Regional law firm Boyes Turner has expanded its property team with six new hires. 

Associate solicitor Lauren Ainsley and solicitor Cara Groves have both joined the Reading firm’s development and house building team.

Senior associate Sarah Gibson, solicitor Gemma Nelis and chartered legal executive Ricky Chahal join its commercial property team. Elsewhere, Pasqualina Marcucci has joined the firm’s residential property team as senior associate.

William Nassau-lake, partner and head of Boyes Turner’s development and house building team, commented: 'Each of these new hires bring valuable experience and additional capacity to Boyes Turner and will help us keep up with increasing client demands across a range of real estate transactions. We’re delighted to welcome this exciting influx of new talent, which will support the ongoing growth of our real estate capabilities as we continue to strategically grow our team into 2024.'

Ainsley added: 'I’m delighted to develop the next stage of my career at Boyes Turner, a firm with such a strong and exciting reputation in the market. The firm is recognised for its ability to guide clients through complex and challenging transactions and I’m looking forward to working closely with my new team to support this next phase of growth.'