Dorset commercial law firm, Steele Raymond LLP is delighted to announce a senior promotion within its private client team, with Bryony Davies being promoted to associate.

Bryony has enjoyed nine years with Steele Raymond, starting her career as a paralegal in 2007 and swiftly progressing to the role of trainee solicitor in 2009. Following this she became a taxation technician in May 2011, and since August 2011 Bryony has been dual-qualified as both a solicitor and a tax technician.

She acts for trusts and individuals in relation to tax-efficient estate planning and family succession planning, including the day-to-day running of family trusts, tax compliance and preparation of accounts.

Bryony said: ‘I’m delighted to have accepted an associate position with Steele Raymond. It is a very positive time for the firm with the private-client team going from strength to strength in all sectors. There are lots of opportunities for us in both local and more regional markets, and I’m looking forward to providing support to all our clients.’

John Andrews, partner and head of private client at Steele Raymond, said: ‘It is a real pleasure to announce the promotion of Bryony Davies to associate at a very exciting time for Steele Raymond.

‘Our private-client team is well recognised across the South Coast for its expertise and Bryony has been key in developing that recognition through the excellent service she provides for clients every day. This promotion reflects Bryony’s continued dedication, commitment and success.’