Thames Valley law firm Blandy & Blandy LLP, which has offices in Reading, Henley-on-Thames and London, has announced three promotions to associate solicitor.

Paul Linsell to the family team, Elizabeth Short and Patrick Brennan to probate, tax and trusts.

Paul said: 'I am very proud to have been invited to become an associate and look forward to contributing to the future success of the Family team and the wider firm.'

Elizabeth continued: 'I am thrilled to have been invited to become an associate at such an exciting time for the probate, tax and trusts team. With the firm recently having acquired the private client business of Clarkslegal LLP and given our continued growth in both Reading and Henley-on-Thames, I am looking forward to building further on our outstanding reputation going forwards.'

Patrick added: 'I am delighted to be invited to be an associate in the firm and look forward to continuing to help build on the successes of both the Probate, Tax & Trusts department and the firm as a whole.'

Chairman Brenda Long said: 'On behalf of everyone at the firm, congratulations to Lizzie, Paul and Patrick on becoming associate solicitors. These promotions reflect not only their expertise and experience but also their growing reputations and profiles within the Thames Valley’s professional community and their overall contribution to our firm.