Harrison Clark Rickerbys has announced the promotion of Rebecca Leask from senior associate to partner.

Rebecca, who joined the firm’s health and social care team in September 2005, has considerable experience acting for prominent providers in the care sector. She will now lead the health and social care transactional team. Her practice particularly includes corporate acquisitions and disposals, mergers, joint ventures, restructures and private equity deals.

Rebecca is also a qualified barrister and Notary Public.

Charlotte Thornton-Smith, partner and head of health and social care, said: ‘Rebecca’s promotion is extremely well-deserved due to her excellent legal knowledge and tailored approach to the needs of her clients. This promotion reinforces the success of the department and the growth of the firm as a whole. On behalf of everyone at Harrison Clark Rickerbys I would like to congratulate Rebecca on the well-deserved promotion.

‘We are pleased to support her career progression.’